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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2020-07-14
1838-1936
(Bulk: 1838-1897)
Extent: 6 linear feet (22 volumes)
The "Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks consists of a set of 15 scrapbooks on theatrical subjects and contains programs, playbills, newspaper clippings, images, and portraits of artists of the stage, dating from the second half of the 19th century. These materials mostly relate to theaters and other performing venues located in Philadelphia, although there are also some items from New York, Boston, and other U.S. cities. Because of its extent (about 3,500 pages), its chronological and geographical focus, the richness of its materials, and the breadth of theatrical genres covered in the scrapbooks, this collection represents a unique and invaluable resource for anyone interested in the theatrical and cultural history of Philadelphia in the second half of the 19th century.
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"Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1384
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
6 linear feet (22 volumes)
inclusive date
1838-1936
bulk date
1838-1897
abstract/scope/contents
The "Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks consists of a set of 15 scrapbooks on theatrical subjects and contains programs, playbills, newspaper clippings, images, and portraits of artists of the stage, dating from the second half of the 19th century. These materials mostly relate to theaters and other performing venues located in Philadelphia, although there are also some items from New York, Boston, and other U.S. cities. Because of its extent (about 3,500 pages), its chronological and geographical focus, the richness of its materials, and the breadth of theatrical genres covered in the scrapbooks, this collection represents a unique and invaluable resource for anyone interested in the theatrical and cultural history of Philadelphia in the second half of the 19th century.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Arch Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.). Chestnut Street Opera House (Philadelphia, Pa.) Chestnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.) Walnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.)
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Clippings (information artifacts) Engravings (prints) Playbills Portraits Posters Scrapbooks Theater programs
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2020-07-14
1971-2014
Creator:
Berg, Stephen, 1934-2014, Author
Extent: 3.5 linear feet (4 boxes)
Stephen Berg was a Philadelphia born poet, professor, and editor who made that city his home for the majority of his career. A prolific writer and publisher, he was awarded several prizes throughout his lifetime including a Guggenheim Fellowship, Rockefeller Fellowship, Pew Fellowship, PEN Translation Fellowship, and the Frank O'Hara Prize. This collection includes poetry manuscripts and published poetry collections by Berg, many of them in annotated typescript, proof, and published versions.
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Stephen Berg papers
creator
Berg, Stephen, 1934-2014, Author
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PUSp.Ms. Coll.1353
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
3.5 linear feet (4 boxes)
inclusive date
1971-2014
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abstract/scope/contents
Stephen Berg was a Philadelphia born poet, professor, and editor who made that city his home for the majority of his career. A prolific writer and publisher, he was awarded several prizes throughout his lifetime including a Guggenheim Fellowship, Rockefeller Fellowship, Pew Fellowship, PEN Translation Fellowship, and the Frank O'Hara Prize. This collection includes poetry manuscripts and published poetry collections by Berg, many of them in annotated typescript, proof, and published versions.
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1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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English
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Berg, Stephen, 1934-2014
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Translations (documents)
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2020-05-15
1851-1887
Extent: 5 items
A small collection of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania deeds spanning the years from 1851 to 1887 collected by Morris M. Wexler.
title
Morris M. Wexler collection of Philadelphia deeds
creator
id
PUSp.Ms. Coll. 12
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
5 items
inclusive date
1851-1887
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A small collection of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania deeds spanning the years from 1851 to 1887 collected by Morris M. Wexler.
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1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s
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English
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Barnes, Annie C., 1828-1906 Castle, William H., 1841-1930 Fell, Reese D., 1804-1866 Frazier, Margaret, active 19th century Hinds, Willliam P., (William Prescod), 1795-1859 Kuhn, Hartmann, active 19th century Lehman, George F., 1793-1859 Wexler, Morris M., (Morris Martin), 1904-1993
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Deeds
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2020-04-15
1834-1999
Creator:
Zagadinow, Georgij, 1925-1999
Extent: 10 linear feet (19 boxes)
Georgij Sanji Zagadinow (1925-1999) was a Kalmyk immigrant to Philadelphia who spent much of his life working on a Kalmyk-English dictionary. The materials in this collection include literary and other sources from Soviet Kalmykia, as well as extensive documentation of the Kalmyk communities in the United States. Researchers interested in Inner Asian studies and US immigration history may wish to consult this collection.
title
Georgij Sanji Zagadinow collection of Kalmyk materials
creator
Zagadinow, Georgij, 1925-1999
id
PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1318
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
10 linear feet (19 boxes)
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1834-1999
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abstract/scope/contents
Georgij Sanji Zagadinow (1925-1999) was a Kalmyk immigrant to Philadelphia who spent much of his life working on a Kalmyk-English dictionary. The materials in this collection include literary and other sources from Soviet Kalmykia, as well as extensive documentation of the Kalmyk communities in the United States. Researchers interested in Inner Asian studies and US immigration history may wish to consult this collection.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s
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Russian
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Zagadinow, Georgij, 1925-1999 Society for the Promotion of Kalmyk Culture.
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Audiovisual materials Correspondence Dictionaries Minutes (Records) Notes Publications (documents) Reports Sound recordings
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2020-04-06
1802-1929
(Bulk: 1822-1899)
Creator:
Beasley, Frederick W., 1808-1878
Extent: 0.8 linear foot (2 boxes)
The Beasley family papers are comprised largely of documents relating to three generations of Beasleys who lived in the vicinity of Philadelphia in the nineteenth century: Frederick Beasley (1777-1845), Frederick Williamson Beasley (1808-1878), and Frederick Williamson Beasley, Jr. (1845-1873). The collection includes letters, certificates, published works of the Beasleys, memorabilia from the University of Pennsylvania, guidebooks to the city of Philadelphia, and auction catalogues relating to the interests of the Beasley and Bancker families. The collection includes items with dates ranging from 1802 to 1929, with the bulk of the material falling between 1822 and 1899.
title
Beasley family papers
creator
Beasley, Frederick W., 1808-1878
id
PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1217
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
0.8 linear foot (2 boxes)
inclusive date
1802-1929
bulk date
1822-1899
abstract/scope/contents
The Beasley family papers are comprised largely of documents relating to three generations of Beasleys who lived in the vicinity of Philadelphia in the nineteenth century: Frederick Beasley (1777-1845), Frederick Williamson Beasley (1808-1878), and Frederick Williamson Beasley, Jr. (1845-1873). The collection includes letters, certificates, published works of the Beasleys, memorabilia from the University of Pennsylvania, guidebooks to the city of Philadelphia, and auction catalogues relating to the interests of the Beasley and Bancker families. The collection includes items with dates ranging from 1802 to 1929, with the bulk of the material falling between 1822 and 1899.
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1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s
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1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Beasley, Frederick W., 1808-1878 Bancker, Charles Nicoll, 1778-1869 Beasley, Frederick W., 1845-1873 Beasley, Frederick, 1777-1845 Episcopal Church. Diocese of Pennsylvania. University of Pennsylvania.
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Auction catalogs Certificates Correspondence Family papers Poems School records Sermons Speeches Travel guidebooks Writings (documents)
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2019-04-25
2015-2017
Creator:
Monument Lab (Art Studio).
Extent: 3 linear feet (3 boxes)
Founded in 2012, the Monument Lab is an independent public art and history studio based in Philadelphia. Founded and led by Paul Farber and Ken Lum, Monument Lab works with artists, students, activists, municipal agencies, and cultural institutions on creative avenues for public engagement and collective memory. This collection documents the Monument Lab project, undertaken in partnership with Mural Arts Philadelphia, from 2015 to 2017, addressing the question, "what is an appropriate monument for the current city of Philadelphia?" The project collected 4,500 monument proposals, of which twenty were selected for temporary exhibit at a variety of public sites across the city
title
Monument Lab records
creator
Monument Lab (Art Studio).
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1400
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
3 linear feet (3 boxes)
inclusive date
2015-2017
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abstract/scope/contents
Founded in 2012, the Monument Lab is an independent public art and history studio based in Philadelphia. Founded and led by Paul Farber and Ken Lum, Monument Lab works with artists, students, activists, municipal agencies, and cultural institutions on creative avenues for public engagement and collective memory. This collection documents the Monument Lab project, undertaken in partnership with Mural Arts Philadelphia, from 2015 to 2017, addressing the question, "what is an appropriate monument for the current city of Philadelphia?" The project collected 4,500 monument proposals, of which twenty were selected for temporary exhibit at a variety of public sites across the city
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2010s
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English
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Monument Lab (Art Studio). Mural Arts Program (Philadelphia, Pa.).
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Machine-readable artifacts Maps Posters Promotional materials Proposals
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-06-21
1980-2018
Extent: 3.5 linear feet
The collection consists of articles that were written by Dr. Wolf along with her dissertation and field notes. Dr. Wolf is a nursing leader who work focuses on patient safety, nursing research, evidence-based practice, and caring and continues to conduct qualitative and quantitative research on medication errors, nurse caring, and nursing education concerns.
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Zane Robinson Wolf
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PU-N.MC 250
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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3.5 linear feet
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1980-2018
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abstract/scope/contents
The collection consists of articles that were written by Dr. Wolf along with her dissertation and field notes. Dr. Wolf is a nursing leader who work focuses on patient safety, nursing research, evidence-based practice, and caring and continues to conduct qualitative and quantitative research on medication errors, nurse caring, and nursing education concerns.
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English
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Wolf, Zane Robinson
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Clippings (information artifacts) Personal papers
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-06-19
1874-2005
Creator:
Alumni Association of the Training School for Nurses of Philadelphia General Hospital.
Extent: 18 linear feet
This collection consists of papers, administrative records, artifacts, and photographs that document many operational aspects of the Alumnae Association of the Philadelphia General Hospital. Of note are the personal papers of Alice Fisher.
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Alumni Association of the Training School for Nurses of Philadelphia General Hospital collection
creator
Alumni Association of the Training School for Nurses of Philadelphia General Hospital.
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PU-N.MC 71
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
18 linear feet
inclusive date
1874-2005
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abstract/scope/contents
This collection consists of papers, administrative records, artifacts, and photographs that document many operational aspects of the Alumnae Association of the Philadelphia General Hospital. Of note are the personal papers of Alice Fisher.
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1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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English
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Alumni Association of the Training School for Nurses of Philadelphia General Hospital. Alumni Association of the Training School for Nurses of Philadelphia General Hospital. Philadelphia General Hospital.
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Administrative records Personal papers Printed ephemera School yearbooks
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-02-06
1888-2009
Creator:
Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing.
Extent: 79 linear feet (in addition, 2 cubic feet of artifacts, 7 cubic feet of photographs, and 70 cubic feet of student files)
The Temple-Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing sheds light on the expansive and impressive nursing education program that lasted over a hundred years, from 1888-2009. This collection includes annual reports, faculty committee minutes, curriculum files, correspondence with affiliations, student activities, and other historical information about this enduring institution.
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Temple-Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing Records
creator
Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing.
id
PU-N.MC 151
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
79 linear feet (in addition, 2 cubic feet of artifacts, 7 cubic feet of photographs, and 70 cubic feet of student files)
inclusive date
1888-2009
bulk date
abstract/scope/contents
The Temple-Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing sheds light on the expansive and impressive nursing education program that lasted over a hundred years, from 1888-2009. This collection includes annual reports, faculty committee minutes, curriculum files, correspondence with affiliations, student activities, and other historical information about this enduring institution.
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English
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Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing. Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing. Temple-Episcopal Hospital.
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Administrative records School records
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2017-04-14
1983-2002
(Bulk: 1989-1992)
Creator:
Berg, Stephen, 1934-2014
Extent: 0.4 linear foot (1 box)
Stephen Berg was a Philadelphia born poet, professor, and editor of the American Poetry Review. The vast majority of this collection includes letters from Stephen Berg to Seth Fagen written between 1983 and 2002. Letters addressed to Seth Fagen by other authors occupy a small segment of the collection, as well as miscellaneous enclosures, 1990-1993, and two works of poetry by Stephen Berg.
title
Stephen Berg letters to Seth Fagen
creator
Berg, Stephen, 1934-2014
id
PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1211
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
0.4 linear foot (1 box)
inclusive date
1983-2002
bulk date
1989-1992
abstract/scope/contents
Stephen Berg was a Philadelphia born poet, professor, and editor of the American Poetry Review. The vast majority of this collection includes letters from Stephen Berg to Seth Fagen written between 1983 and 2002. Letters addressed to Seth Fagen by other authors occupy a small segment of the collection, as well as miscellaneous enclosures, 1990-1993, and two works of poetry by Stephen Berg.
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1980s 1990s 2000s
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1980s 1990s
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English
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Berg, Stephen, 1934-2014 American Poetry Review. Fagen, Seth
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Correspondence
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2017-03-09
1982, 1987-1990
Creator:
Troncelliti, Manrico
Extent: 3 linear feet
This is a collection of Philadelphia General Hospital oral histories conducted by Manrico A. Troncelliti in the late 1980s. The interviewees are doctors who work at Philadelphia General Hospital at various stages of their careers, generally between 1920 and 1980, though more content is from pre 1950s.
title
Manrico A. Troncelliti - Philadelphia General Hospital Oral History project
creator
Troncelliti, Manrico
id
PU-N.MC 110
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
3 linear feet
inclusive date
1982, 1987-1990
bulk date
abstract/scope/contents
This is a collection of Philadelphia General Hospital oral histories conducted by Manrico A. Troncelliti in the late 1980s. The interviewees are doctors who work at Philadelphia General Hospital at various stages of their careers, generally between 1920 and 1980, though more content is from pre 1950s.
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English
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Troncelliti, Manrico Philadelphia General Hospital. Troncelliti, Kathleen Y.
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Audiocassettes Oral histories
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2017-02-14
1896-1977
Creator:
Mercy-Douglass Hospital.
Extent: 26 linear feet
The Mercy-Douglass Hospital was an African-American hospital and the first black nurse training school in in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It existed from 1895-1960. This collection contains the institutional records of Mercy-Douglass, along with over 200 photographs of the hospital and nursing school.
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Mercy-Douglass Hospital records
creator
Mercy-Douglass Hospital.
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PU-N.MC 78
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
26 linear feet
inclusive date
1896-1977
bulk date
abstract/scope/contents
The Mercy-Douglass Hospital was an African-American hospital and the first black nurse training school in in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It existed from 1895-1960. This collection contains the institutional records of Mercy-Douglass, along with over 200 photographs of the hospital and nursing school.
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1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s
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English
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Mercy-Douglass Hospital. Alumnae Association of Mercy-Douglass School of Nursing. Mercy-Douglass Hospital.
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Hospital records Photographs School records
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-10-31
1935-1946
Creator:
Davis, Florence, 1909-
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
Florence Davis (born 1909) was the wife of Russell Deaner (1905-1935) and Worth L. Davis and the mother of Forrest (1928-2001). These papers document her life, largely through correspondence with her family and friends and through the educational papers of her son.
title
Florence Davis papers
creator
Davis, Florence, 1909-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 887
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
0.4 linear feet (1 box)
inclusive date
1935-1946
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abstract/scope/contents
Florence Davis (born 1909) was the wife of Russell Deaner (1905-1935) and Worth L. Davis and the mother of Forrest (1928-2001). These papers document her life, largely through correspondence with her family and friends and through the educational papers of her son.
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1930s 1940s
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English
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Davis, Florence, 1909- Deaner, Forrest Girard College.
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Correspondence School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-10-07
circa 1851-2001
Creator:
Temple University Hospital, Inc. Episcopal Campus.
Extent: 58 linear feet
This collection contains records of Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. Materials include minutes, annual reports, strategic plans, estate files, photographs, artifacts, and other items.
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Episcopal Hospital (Philadelphia) records
creator
Temple University Hospital, Inc. Episcopal Campus.
id
PU-N.MC 155
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
58 linear feet
inclusive date
circa 1851-2001
bulk date
abstract/scope/contents
This collection contains records of Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. Materials include minutes, annual reports, strategic plans, estate files, photographs, artifacts, and other items.
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English
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Temple University Hospital, Inc. Episcopal Campus. Temple-Episcopal Hospital.
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Administrative records Hospital records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-10-07
1886-1989
Creator:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
Extent: 36.25 linear feet
This unprocessed collection contains the records of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing. It primarily consists of administrative files such as reports, minutes, memos, correspondence, and handbooks and manuals, among other materials.
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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing records
creator
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
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PU-N.MC 94
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
36.25 linear feet
inclusive date
1886-1989
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abstract/scope/contents
This unprocessed collection contains the records of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing. It primarily consists of administrative files such as reports, minutes, memos, correspondence, and handbooks and manuals, among other materials.
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1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
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Administrative records School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-10-07
1885-1977
Extent: 19.2 linear feet
This collection contains photographs related to Philadelphia General Hospital. Images includes people, activities, buildings, and equipment, ranging in date from the early 1900s through the 1970s.
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Alumni Association of Philadelphia General Hospital Training School For Nurses photographs
creator
id
PU-N.MC 13A
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
19.2 linear feet
inclusive date
1885-1977
bulk date
abstract/scope/contents
This collection contains photographs related to Philadelphia General Hospital. Images includes people, activities, buildings, and equipment, ranging in date from the early 1900s through the 1970s.
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1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s
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English
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Alumni Association of the Training School for Nurses of Philadelphia General Hospital. Philadelphia General Hospital.
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Photographs
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-10-07
1885-1940
Creator:
Philadelphia General Hospital.
Extent: 1 linear feet (7 reels of microfilm)
These microfilm reels contain the records of students and nurses at Philadelphia General Hospital (PGH) in the early 20th century.
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Philadelphia General Hospital School of Nursing student files
creator
Philadelphia General Hospital.
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PU-N.MC 72
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
1 linear feet (7 reels of microfilm)
inclusive date
1885-1940
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abstract/scope/contents
These microfilm reels contain the records of students and nurses at Philadelphia General Hospital (PGH) in the early 20th century.
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1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s
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English
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Philadelphia General Hospital. Alumni Association of the Training School for Nurses of Philadelphia General Hospital. Buhler-Wilkerson, Karen, Dr., 1944-2010 City Archives of Philadelphia. Dopsovic, Helen, 1918-2001 Matela, Regina (Jean) Nunan, Edith, 1887-1976 Philadelphia General Hospital. Spengler, Josephine Stachniewicz, Stephanie A., 1967-1977 Troncelliti, Kathleen Y.
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Hospital records School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-10-07
1918-2006
Extent: 0.8 linear feet
This artificial collection contains miscellaneous small donations related to the Philadelphia General Hospital School of Nursing. They were primarily given by alumni over a period of many years, but some items are of unknown provenance. This collection may include artifacts, publications, personal papers, photographs, and records related to the PGH Training School for Nurses.
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Philadelphia General Hospital (PGH) Training School for Nurses Miscellaneous Collection
creator
id
PU-N.MC 210
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
0.8 linear feet
inclusive date
1918-2006
bulk date
abstract/scope/contents
This artificial collection contains miscellaneous small donations related to the Philadelphia General Hospital School of Nursing. They were primarily given by alumni over a period of many years, but some items are of unknown provenance. This collection may include artifacts, publications, personal papers, photographs, and records related to the PGH Training School for Nurses.
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1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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language_facet
English
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Alumni Association of Philadelphia General Hospital. Alumni Association of the Training School for Nurses of Philadelphia General Hospital. Philadelphia General Hospital.
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School yearbooks Administrative records Diplomas Photographs Artifacts (object genre) Printed ephemera Videocassettes Postcards Manuals (instructional materials) Memoirs
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-09-27
1928-1964
Creator:
Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing.
Extent: 0.75 linear feet
The Albert Einstein Medical Center (AEMC) School of Nursing was founded in 1953 upon the consolidation of the nursing schools of Jewish Hospital and Mt. Sinai Hospital. Until its close in 1987, it had one of the highest enrollements in the Philadelphia area, including many students of color. This collection contains administrative records, catalogues, evaluation studies and reports, and other materials.
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Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing records
creator
Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing.
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PU-N.MC 88
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University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
0.75 linear feet
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1928-1964
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The Albert Einstein Medical Center (AEMC) School of Nursing was founded in 1953 upon the consolidation of the nursing schools of Jewish Hospital and Mt. Sinai Hospital. Until its close in 1987, it had one of the highest enrollements in the Philadelphia area, including many students of color. This collection contains administrative records, catalogues, evaluation studies and reports, and other materials.
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1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s
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English
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Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing. Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing. Jewish Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Training School for Nurses. Jewish Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Mt. Sinai Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Mt. Sinai Hospital Training School for Nurses (Philadelphia, Pa.).
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School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-09-27
1976-1994
Creator:
Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia.
Extent: 5 linear feet
The Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia is the only non-profit home care health agency in Philadelphia that serves the entire geographic area. These records consist of cost studies for the delivery of home care, reports to the National League of Nursing and other organizations, internal office files, and annual reports.
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Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia records
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Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia.
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PU-N.MC 38
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
5 linear feet
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1976-1994
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The Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia is the only non-profit home care health agency in Philadelphia that serves the entire geographic area. These records consist of cost studies for the delivery of home care, reports to the National League of Nursing and other organizations, internal office files, and annual reports.
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1970s 1980s 1990s
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English
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Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia. Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia.
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Administrative records Financial records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-09-27
1919-1989
Creator:
American Legion. Helen Fairchild Nurses Post No. 412.
Extent: 2.25 linear feet
This collection documents one of the largest and most active American Legion nurses' posts: the Helen Fairchild Nurses' Post No. 412 of Philadelphia. In its heyday, the Fairchild Post engaged in a multitude of community activities, and enjoyed a large membership base. These files provide a glimpse of the long and eventful history of the Post, beginning in 1919 and continuing to 1989.
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American Legion. Helen Fairchild Nurses' Post No. 412 records
creator
American Legion. Helen Fairchild Nurses Post No. 412.
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PU-N.MC 39
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
2.25 linear feet
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1919-1989
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abstract/scope/contents
This collection documents one of the largest and most active American Legion nurses' posts: the Helen Fairchild Nurses' Post No. 412 of Philadelphia. In its heyday, the Fairchild Post engaged in a multitude of community activities, and enjoyed a large membership base. These files provide a glimpse of the long and eventful history of the Post, beginning in 1919 and continuing to 1989.
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1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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American Legion. Helen Fairchild Nurses Post No. 412. American Legion. Helen Fairchild Nurses Post No. 412. Fairchild, Helen, 1884-1918
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Administrative records Photographs
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-09-27
1939-1987
Creator:
Alumnae Association of Mercy-Douglass School of Nursing.
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
This collection consists of two parts: records of the alumnae association in the period of Mercy Hospital and records of the organization under its present name. It complements the Mercy-Douglass Hospital records (MC 78) in that the latter are exclusively hospital and school records organically created before the hospital closed in 1973. The alumnae association collection contains historical accounts of the hospital and the school as prepared by the alumni, minutes of alumni meetings, programs of various kinds of activities the association sponsored, newsletters, correspondence, clippings, and material the association collected of other organizations.
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Alumnae Association of Mercy-Douglass Hospital School of Nursing records
creator
Alumnae Association of Mercy-Douglass School of Nursing.
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PU-N.MC 27
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
1.5 linear feet
inclusive date
1939-1987
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abstract/scope/contents
This collection consists of two parts: records of the alumnae association in the period of Mercy Hospital and records of the organization under its present name. It complements the Mercy-Douglass Hospital records (MC 78) in that the latter are exclusively hospital and school records organically created before the hospital closed in 1973. The alumnae association collection contains historical accounts of the hospital and the school as prepared by the alumni, minutes of alumni meetings, programs of various kinds of activities the association sponsored, newsletters, correspondence, clippings, and material the association collected of other organizations.
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Alumnae Association of Mercy-Douglass School of Nursing. Alumnae Association of Mercy-Douglass School of Nursing. Mercy-Douglass Hospital.
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Administrative records Photographs
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-09-27
1895-1954
Creator:
Alumnae Association of the Training School for Nurses of the Jewish Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Alumni Association of the Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing.
Mt. Sinai Nurses’ Alumnae Association (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.).
Nurses Alumnae Association of the Jewish Maternity Hospital (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.).
Extent: 44.5 linear feet
This collection contains materials documenting the development of nursing and nurse alumni groups at institutions founded by Jewish benevolent groups and organizations in Philadelphia from the 1890s through the 1990s. The historical material includes minutes, reports, administrative files, artifacts, and photographs depicting nursing and nurse education. These materials primarily concern three establishments which were merged to form the Albert Einstein Medical Center in 1952: the Jewish Hospital, established 1867; the Mt. Sinai Hospital, established in 1905; and the Northern Liberties Hospital established in 1920. (It should be noted that there are no significant records of the Northern Liberties Hospital in this collection.)
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Alumni Association of the Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing records and historical collection
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Alumnae Association of the Training School for Nurses of the Jewish Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Alumni Association of the Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing. Mt. Sinai Nurses’ Alumnae Association (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.). Nurses Alumnae Association of the Jewish Maternity Hospital (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.).
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PU-N.MC 127A
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
44.5 linear feet
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1895-1954
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This collection contains materials documenting the development of nursing and nurse alumni groups at institutions founded by Jewish benevolent groups and organizations in Philadelphia from the 1890s through the 1990s. The historical material includes minutes, reports, administrative files, artifacts, and photographs depicting nursing and nurse education. These materials primarily concern three establishments which were merged to form the Albert Einstein Medical Center in 1952: the Jewish Hospital, established 1867; the Mt. Sinai Hospital, established in 1905; and the Northern Liberties Hospital established in 1920. (It should be noted that there are no significant records of the Northern Liberties Hospital in this collection.)
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1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s
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English
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Alumnae Association of the Training School for Nurses of the Jewish Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Alumni Association of the Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing. Mt. Sinai Nurses’ Alumnae Association (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.). Nurses Alumnae Association of the Jewish Maternity Hospital (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.). Albert Einstein Medical Center (Philadelphia, Pa.). Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing. Alumnae Association of the Training School for Nurses of the Jewish Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Alumni Association of the Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing. Jewish Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Training School for Nurses. Jewish Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Jewish Hospital Association of Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pa.). Jewish Maternity Association of Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pa.). Jewish Maternity Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Mt. Sinai Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Mt. Sinai Hospital Training School for Nurses (Philadelphia, Pa.). Mt. Sinai Nurses’ Alumnae Association (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.). Northern Liberties Hospital (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.). Nurses Alumnae Association of the Jewish Maternity Hospital (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.). Heine, William I. Jarecki, Edwin A.
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Administrative records School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-09-27
1855-1987
Creator:
Visiting Nurse Society of Philadelphia.
Extent: 23.8 linear feet
The records of the Visiting Nurse Society of Philadelphia document a wide range of themes and issues in home nursing and the care of the indigent poor. The collection includes trustees' minutes, board correspondence, committee reports, and branch association files. Also included is a well documented collection of photographs.
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Visiting Nurse Society of Philadelphia records
creator
Visiting Nurse Society of Philadelphia.
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PU-N.MC 5B
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
23.8 linear feet
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1855-1987
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The records of the Visiting Nurse Society of Philadelphia document a wide range of themes and issues in home nursing and the care of the indigent poor. The collection includes trustees' minutes, board correspondence, committee reports, and branch association files. Also included is a well documented collection of photographs.
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1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Visiting Nurse Society of Philadelphia. Community Home Health Services of Philadelphia (CHHSP). Jenks, William Furness Tucker, Katherine Visiting Nurse Society of Philadelphia.
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Administrative records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-09-27
circa 1875-2012
Creator:
Alumni Association of the School of Nursing of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
HUP Nurses Alumni Assocation.
Extent: 48 linear feet
This collection contains records and other materials relating to the Society of the Alumni Association of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
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Alumni Association of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing collection
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Alumni Association of the School of Nursing of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. HUP Nurses Alumni Assocation.
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PU-N.MC 184
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
48 linear feet
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circa 1875-2012
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This collection contains records and other materials relating to the Society of the Alumni Association of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
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English
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Alumni Association of the School of Nursing of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. HUP Nurses Alumni Assocation. Alumni Association of the School of Nursing of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. HUP Nurses Alumni Assocation.
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Administrative records
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