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Edith Lewis Griscom papers

MC 12

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the University of Pennsylvania. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
Creator:
Griscom, Edith Lewis Palmer, 1909-1912
Title:
Edith Lewis Griscom papers
Date [inclusive]:
1909-1912
Call Number:
MC 12
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet (4 folders)
Language:
English
Abstract:
This small collection principally consists of Edith Lewis Griscom's notebooks as a student at Pennsylvania Hospital Training School for Nurses. Also included is a formal portrait of Griscom taken in 1913.
Cite as:
Edith Lewis Griscom papers, Barbara Bates Center for The Study of The History of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania
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Biography/History

Edith Lewis (Palmer) Griscom (1881-1967) was born and raised in Media, Pennsylvania. Griscom was educated at the Westtown Boarding School in Chester County, Pennsylvania, and Temple University. She trained and received her diploma from Pennsylvania Hospital Training School for Nurses (Class of 1913).

Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Center staff, updated by Bethany Myers

Access Restrictions

This collection is unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Copyright restrictions may apply. Please contact the Center with requests for copying and for authorization to publish, quote or reproduce the material.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Dorothy Harvey Leonard.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
  • Pennsylvania Hospital.
Form/Genre(s)
  • Lecture notes
  • Personal papers
Occupation(s)
  • Nurse
Personal Name(s)
  • Griscom, Edith Lewis Palmer, 1909-1912
  • Leonard, Dorothy Harvey, 1925-2007
Subject(s)
  • Nursing.

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Collection Inventory

Lecture Notes.

Box Folder

1909-1910.

1 1

1910-1911.

1 2

1911-1912.

1 3

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Photographs, circa 1913.

Box
1
Folder
4

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