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Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1858-1976
Creator:
Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Extent: 6 linear feet
This collection contains records relating to the Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia. Materials include historical accounts, administrative records, board minutes, annual reports, correspondence, and photographs.
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Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia records
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Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia.
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PU-N.MC 89
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University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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6 linear feet
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1858-1976
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This collection contains records relating to the Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia. Materials include historical accounts, administrative records, board minutes, annual reports, correspondence, and photographs.
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1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s
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English
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Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia. College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Mutter Museum. Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia. Fultz, Edith May James Madison University. Carrier Library. Special Collections.
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Hospital records School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1959-2011
(Bulk: 1990-1996)
Creator:
Helene Fuld School of Nursing.
Extent: 1 linear feet
The Helene Fuld School of Nursing is located in Harlem, New York City. The Leonhard Felix Fuld Archives held the school's historical information. This collection consists of two rolls of microfiche, a guide to the collection, and a selection of papers related to the school's history.
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The Leonhard Felix Fuld Archives of the Helene Fuld School of Nursing records
creator
Helene Fuld School of Nursing.
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PU-N.MC 170
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
1 linear feet
inclusive date
1959-2011
bulk date
1990-1996
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The Helene Fuld School of Nursing is located in Harlem, New York City. The Leonhard Felix Fuld Archives held the school's historical information. This collection consists of two rolls of microfiche, a guide to the collection, and a selection of papers related to the school's history.
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1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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1990s
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English
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Helene Fuld School of Nursing. Helene Fuld School of Nursing.
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School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
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.
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PU-N.MC 151
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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79 linear feet (in addition, 2 cubic feet of artifacts, 7 cubic feet of photographs, and 70 cubic feet of student files)
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1888-2009
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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]
circa 1866-2013, bulk 1965-1990
Creator:
Teacher, Stuart
Extent: 5.5 linear feet (11 boxes)
This collection, dating from 1866 to 2013, contains published works, personal papers, business records and ephemera assembled by Stuart “Buz” Teacher, who founded Running Press with his brother, Lawrence “Larry” Teacher in 1972. Published works that inspired Running Press in its early years are included herein, along with documents that pertain to the publishing house's subsequent growth and sale to the Perseus Books Group in 2002. Around 1983, the Teacher brothers began restoring a townhouse at 125 South 22nd Street in Philadelphia; the documentation of this process is also included in the collection.
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Stuart Teacher collection of Running Press material
creator
Teacher, Stuart
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1209
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
5.5 linear feet (11 boxes)
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circa 1866-2013, bulk 1965-1990
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This collection, dating from 1866 to 2013, contains published works, personal papers, business records and ephemera assembled by Stuart “Buz” Teacher, who founded Running Press with his brother, Lawrence “Larry” Teacher in 1972. Published works that inspired Running Press in its early years are included herein, along with documents that pertain to the publishing house's subsequent growth and sale to the Perseus Books Group in 2002. Around 1983, the Teacher brothers began restoring a townhouse at 125 South 22nd Street in Philadelphia; the documentation of this process is also included in the collection.
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Teacher, Stuart Bullitt, John C. (John Christian), 1824-1902 Perseus Publishing. Running Press Teacher, Lawrence, -2014
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Architectural drawings (visual works) Business records Legal documents Notebooks Photograph albums Photographs School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1925-1996
Creator:
St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing (Lancaster, Pa.).
Extent: 33 linear feet
This collection contains administrative records of St. Joseph Hospital, Lancaster, PA. Materials include nursing surveys and studies, various committee minutes, correspondence, nursing course files, and student transcripts.
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St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing (Lancaster, Pa.) records
creator
St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing (Lancaster, Pa.).
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PU-N.MC 131
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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33 linear feet
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1925-1996
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This collection contains administrative records of St. Joseph Hospital, Lancaster, PA. Materials include nursing surveys and studies, various committee minutes, correspondence, nursing course files, and student transcripts.
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1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s
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English
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St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing (Lancaster, Pa.). St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing (Lancaster, Pa.).
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Administrative records School records
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1928-1950
Creator:
Soviet Union.
Extent: 0.8 linear foot (2 boxes and oversized folders)
Following the 1917 Revolution, the Soviet Union implemented education strategies that resulted in an enormous increase in literacy across the nation. This collection consists of schoolwork created by Soviet students from 1928 to 1950. Students included children as young as five years old through the 7th grade as well as women who were part of the Soviet Union's efforts to significantly increase the literacy of its population. Across the board, student work focuses on Soviet ideology and includes copybooks, drawings, booklets relating to collectivization, and propaganda posters.
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Soviet student schoolwork
creator
Soviet Union.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1406
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.8 linear foot (2 boxes and oversized folders)
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1928-1950
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Following the 1917 Revolution, the Soviet Union implemented education strategies that resulted in an enormous increase in literacy across the nation. This collection consists of schoolwork created by Soviet students from 1928 to 1950. Students included children as young as five years old through the 7th grade as well as women who were part of the Soviet Union's efforts to significantly increase the literacy of its population. Across the board, student work focuses on Soviet ideology and includes copybooks, drawings, booklets relating to collectivization, and propaganda posters.
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1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s
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Russian
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Soviet Union.
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Copybooks Drawings (visual works) School records
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1942-2008
Creator:
Frankel, Sherman
Extent: 3 linear feet
This collection comprises materials written by or otherwise related to Sherman Frankel (1922-2019), a particle physicist who was a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Radiation Laboratory, a graduate student at the University of Illinois, and finally a professor at the University of Pennsylvania. Most of Frankel's writing is devoted to what he termed International Security and Arms Control/Physics and Public Policy ("ISAAC/PAPP"). Specifically, much of his mature work is devoted to theorizing and debating post-launch controls (PLCs) for nuclear weapons.
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Sherman Frankel papers
creator
Frankel, Sherman
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1419
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
3 linear feet
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1942-2008
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This collection comprises materials written by or otherwise related to Sherman Frankel (1922-2019), a particle physicist who was a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Radiation Laboratory, a graduate student at the University of Illinois, and finally a professor at the University of Pennsylvania. Most of Frankel's writing is devoted to what he termed International Security and Arms Control/Physics and Public Policy ("ISAAC/PAPP"). Specifically, much of his mature work is devoted to theorizing and debating post-launch controls (PLCs) for nuclear weapons.
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1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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English
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Frankel, Sherman Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Radiation Laboratory. University of Pennsylvania.
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Research notes School records Writings (documents)
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1871-1988
Creator:
Presbyterian School of Nursing.
Extent: 152 linear feet
This collection documents the founding, flourishing and eventual closing of the Presbyterian School of Nursing, a hospital-based nursing school in Philadelphia. The hospital itself was founded in 1871 under the sponsorship of the Presbyterian Church. Its nurse training program was begun in 1889. The collection's strength is the relative completeness of student records, good documentation of the school's curricula and teaching materials. The supportive role both the Ladies Aid Society and the Alumni Association played in the growth of the School are evident in these records.
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Presbyterian School of Nursing records
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Presbyterian School of Nursing.
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PU-N.MC 35
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University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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152 linear feet
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1871-1988
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This collection documents the founding, flourishing and eventual closing of the Presbyterian School of Nursing, a hospital-based nursing school in Philadelphia. The hospital itself was founded in 1871 under the sponsorship of the Presbyterian Church. Its nurse training program was begun in 1889. The collection's strength is the relative completeness of student records, good documentation of the school's curricula and teaching materials. The supportive role both the Ladies Aid Society and the Alumni Association played in the growth of the School are evident in these records.
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1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Presbyterian School of Nursing. Presbyterian School of Nursing.
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Administrative records Hospital records Photographs School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1889-1915
Creator:
Philadelphia Orthopaedic Hospital and Infirmary for Nervous Diseases. School of Nursing.
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
This collection contains student records from the Philadelphia Orthopaedic Hospital and Infirmary for Nervous Diseases' training school for nurses (founded 1888). It primarily consists of two record books detailing students' personal and ward assignment information.
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Philadelphia Orthopaedic Hospital and Infirmary for Nervous Diseases School of Nursing records
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Philadelphia Orthopaedic Hospital and Infirmary for Nervous Diseases. School of Nursing.
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PU-N.MC 163
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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0.5 linear feet
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1889-1915
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This collection contains student records from the Philadelphia Orthopaedic Hospital and Infirmary for Nervous Diseases' training school for nurses (founded 1888). It primarily consists of two record books detailing students' personal and ward assignment information.
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1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s
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English
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Philadelphia Orthopaedic Hospital and Infirmary for Nervous Diseases. School of Nursing. Philadelphia Orthopaedic Hospital and Infirmary for Nervous Diseases. School of Nursing.
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Hospital records School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
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
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Philadelphia General Hospital.
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PU-N.MC 72
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University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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1 linear feet (7 reels of microfilm)
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1885-1940
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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
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1870-1984
(Bulk: 1930-1984)
Creator:
Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984
Extent: 27.5 linear feet (28 boxes)
Otto Edwin Albrecht (1899-1984) was an internationally known music bibliographer and professor of romance languages and musicology at the University of Pennsylvania. This collection documents his professional career and contains extensive information on his research relating to the history of music in Boston, New York and Philadelphia, the location of European music manuscripts in the United States, and his work identifying sources for Répertoire International des Sources Musicales; his work with music organizations including the American Musicological Society and the Music Library Association; and his work at and for the University of Pennsylvania's Music Library.
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Otto Albrecht papers
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Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984
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PUSP.Ms. Coll. 1106
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
27.5 linear feet (28 boxes)
inclusive date
1870-1984
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1930-1984
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Otto Edwin Albrecht (1899-1984) was an internationally known music bibliographer and professor of romance languages and musicology at the University of Pennsylvania. This collection documents his professional career and contains extensive information on his research relating to the history of music in Boston, New York and Philadelphia, the location of European music manuscripts in the United States, and his work identifying sources for Répertoire International des Sources Musicales; his work with music organizations including the American Musicological Society and the Music Library Association; and his work at and for the University of Pennsylvania's Music Library.
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1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984 American Musicological Society. International Inventory of Musical Sources (Organization) . Music Library Association. University of Pennsylvania. Department of Music. University of Pennsylvania. Department of Romance Languages. University of Pennsylvania. Otto E. Albrecht Music Library. Friends. University of Pennsylvania. Otto E. Albrecht Music Library. University of Pennsylvania.
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Administrative records Concert programs Correspondence Financial records Receipts (financial records) Research notes School records Writings (documents)
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1923-2016
title
Northeastern Hospital School of Nursing, Records
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PU-N.MC 230
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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17 urc box(es)
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1923-2016
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English
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Brennan, Bernice C., RN-C MSN Northeastern Hospital School of Nursing.
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School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1932-2008
Creator:
Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing.
Extent: 11 linear feet
This collection contains the records of Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing in Montclair, New Jersey. Materials include yearbooks, curriculum books, faculty minutes, and other administrative records.
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Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing (Montclair, NJ) records
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Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing.
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PU-N.MC 158
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
11 linear feet
inclusive date
1932-2008
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This collection contains the records of Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing in Montclair, New Jersey. Materials include yearbooks, curriculum books, faculty minutes, and other administrative records.
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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English
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Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing. Mountainside Hospital School of Nursing.
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Hospital records School records
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1901-2015
(Bulk: 1968-2015)
Creator:
Strassfeld, Michael
Extent: 42 linear feet (70 boxes)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld (born February 8, 1950) is an American Reconstructionist Rabbi. Raised in a Orthodox Jewish household, Strassfeld was profoundly influenced by the burgeoning Jewish anti-establishment movement in the Boston area in the 1960s and early 1970s. The Michael Strassfeld papers contain the records of the his education and life's work. Represented are elements of his Orthodox upbringing, traditional Jewish education, influence of the Jewish anti-establishment and countercultural movements of the 1960s and early 1970s, and his training and practice as a Reconstructionist Rabbi.
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Michael Strassfeld papers
creator
Strassfeld, Michael
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1218
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
42 linear feet (70 boxes)
inclusive date
1901-2015
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1968-2015
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Rabbi Michael Strassfeld (born February 8, 1950) is an American Reconstructionist Rabbi. Raised in a Orthodox Jewish household, Strassfeld was profoundly influenced by the burgeoning Jewish anti-establishment movement in the Boston area in the 1960s and early 1970s. The Michael Strassfeld papers contain the records of the his education and life's work. Represented are elements of his Orthodox upbringing, traditional Jewish education, influence of the Jewish anti-establishment and countercultural movements of the 1960s and early 1970s, and his training and practice as a Reconstructionist Rabbi.
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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English
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Strassfeld, Michael Brandeis University. Havurat Shalom (Somerville, Mass.). Reconstructionist Rabbinical College (Wyncote, Pa.). Society for the Advancement of Judaism (New York, N.Y.). Strassfeld, Michael Temple Ansche Chesed (New York, N.Y.).
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Audiovisual materials Photographs Prayer books Printed ephemera School records Sermons Writings (documents)
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
circa 1900-1991
(Bulk: 1905-1944)
Creator:
Methodist Episcopal Hospital Training School for Nurses.
Extent: 18 linear feet
The Methodist Episcopal Hospital was located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It opened in 1892 and soon afterwards established a nursing school. This collection contains student nurse records from the early 20th century and financial records from the World War II period.
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Methodist Episcopal Hospital (Philadelphia) School of Nursing records
creator
Methodist Episcopal Hospital Training School for Nurses.
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PU-N.MC 190
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
18 linear feet
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circa 1900-1991
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1905-1944
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The Methodist Episcopal Hospital was located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It opened in 1892 and soon afterwards established a nursing school. This collection contains student nurse records from the early 20th century and financial records from the World War II period.
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s
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English
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Methodist Episcopal Hospital Training School for Nurses. Magilton, Jean Kunkle Methodist Episcopal Hospital Training School for Nurses.
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Financial records School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
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
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University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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26 linear feet
inclusive date
1896-1977
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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
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1871-1992
Creator:
Lankenau Hospital School of Nursing.
Extent: 52.5 linear feet
This collection chronicles the long history of one of Philadelphia's most respected diploma schools of nursing, that of the Lankenau Hospital. It contains records which span the entire life of the school, from its inception in 1899 (at Lankenau's institutional predecessor, the German Hospital) to its eventual close in May of 1992.
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Lankenau Hospital School of Nursing records
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Lankenau Hospital School of Nursing.
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PU-N.MC 98
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University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
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52.5 linear feet
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1871-1992
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This collection chronicles the long history of one of Philadelphia's most respected diploma schools of nursing, that of the Lankenau Hospital. It contains records which span the entire life of the school, from its inception in 1899 (at Lankenau's institutional predecessor, the German Hospital) to its eventual close in May of 1992.
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1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s
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English
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Lankenau Hospital School of Nursing. Lankenau Hospital School of Nursing.
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Hospital records Photographs School records
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1908-1980
Creator:
Mauchly, John W. (John William), 1907-1980
Extent: 37 linear feet (37 boxes)
John W. Mauchly (1907-1980) was a physicist, teacher, and a leader in the development of computers. With J. Presper Eckert, he invented the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer (ENIAC), the Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Computer (EDVAC), the Binary Automatic Computer (BINAC), and the Universal Automatic Computer (UNIVAC). This first installment of Mauchly's papers documents Mauchly's youth, education, early career at Ursinus College, his work at the University of Pennsylvania Moore School of Electrical Engineering, his partnership with J. Presper Eckert, with whom he formed two companies, the Electronic Control Company (ECC) and the Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation (EMCC), and his work through 1959 with Remington Rand/Sperry Rand after its purchase of EMCC in 1950. Early work in programming, coding, compilers, routines and subroutines, and most importantly, the application of electronic computers in government, business, and industry, as well as the history of the computer, is well documented. Moreover, this collection provides a glimpse into the personal life of the remarkable man behind this work through his interactions with family, friends, and colleagues.
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John W. Mauchly papers
creator
Mauchly, John W. (John William), 1907-1980
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 925
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
37 linear feet (37 boxes)
inclusive date
1908-1980
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abstract/scope/contents
John W. Mauchly (1907-1980) was a physicist, teacher, and a leader in the development of computers. With J. Presper Eckert, he invented the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer (ENIAC), the Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Computer (EDVAC), the Binary Automatic Computer (BINAC), and the Universal Automatic Computer (UNIVAC). This first installment of Mauchly's papers documents Mauchly's youth, education, early career at Ursinus College, his work at the University of Pennsylvania Moore School of Electrical Engineering, his partnership with J. Presper Eckert, with whom he formed two companies, the Electronic Control Company (ECC) and the Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation (EMCC), and his work through 1959 with Remington Rand/Sperry Rand after its purchase of EMCC in 1950. Early work in programming, coding, compilers, routines and subroutines, and most importantly, the application of electronic computers in government, business, and industry, as well as the history of the computer, is well documented. Moreover, this collection provides a glimpse into the personal life of the remarkable man behind this work through his interactions with family, friends, and colleagues.
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Mauchly, John W. (John William), 1907-1980 Eckert, J. Presper (John Presper), 1919-1995 Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation (Philadelphia, Pa.). Johns Hopkins University. Department of Physics. Moore School of Electrical Engineering. Remington Rand, Inc. Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Division. United States. Army. Ordnance Corps. Univac Applications Research Center. University of Pennsylvania. Ursinus College.
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Business records Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Family papers Financial records Lectures Notes Patents Publications (document genre) Research notes School records Writings (document genre)
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1833-2007
Creator:
Wallis, Jane Wright Proctor, 1875-1956
Extent: 10 linear feet (18 boxes)
A Philadelphia native, Jane Wright Proctor Wallis (1875-1956) was the daughter of Sarah Jane Wright and Josiah Kendall Proctor (the founder and owner of several prominent city businesses) and a mother of ten children. The Jane Wright Proctor Wallis family papers provide a glimpse into early 20th-century family life through correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and memorabilia. The collection dates from 1833 to 2007, revealing a pride in the history and genealogy of the Proctor Wallis family across its many generations. In addition to familial topics, this collection features many materials documenting events of the early 20th Century as well as various Philadelphia-area social and charitable clubs.
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Jane Wright Proctor Wallis family papers
creator
Wallis, Jane Wright Proctor, 1875-1956
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1310
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
10 linear feet (18 boxes)
inclusive date
1833-2007
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A Philadelphia native, Jane Wright Proctor Wallis (1875-1956) was the daughter of Sarah Jane Wright and Josiah Kendall Proctor (the founder and owner of several prominent city businesses) and a mother of ten children. The Jane Wright Proctor Wallis family papers provide a glimpse into early 20th-century family life through correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and memorabilia. The collection dates from 1833 to 2007, revealing a pride in the history and genealogy of the Proctor Wallis family across its many generations. In addition to familial topics, this collection features many materials documenting events of the early 20th Century as well as various Philadelphia-area social and charitable clubs.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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English
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Wallis, Jane Wright Proctor, 1875-1956 Friends' Central School‏. Proctor family Proctor, Josiah Kendall, 1848-1920 Smith College‏. Wallis family
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Correspondence Family papers Genealogies (histories) Negatives (photographic) Photographs School records Scrapbooks
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1910-1972
Creator:
Felker, James Kay, 1922-1988
Extent: 0.8 linear foot (2 boxes and 1 oversized folder)
This is a collection of materials from the life of James Kay Felker (1922-1998) providing insight into the thoughts of a young man in the United States Navy during World War II and supplemented by extensive documentation between these two parties. A fair amount of Felker's personal life is captured here as well, through general correspondence, educational information, family photographs and general ephemera.
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James Kay Felker papers
creator
Felker, James Kay, 1922-1988
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PUSp.Ms. Coll.1272
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
0.8 linear foot (2 boxes and 1 oversized folder)
inclusive date
1910-1972
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This is a collection of materials from the life of James Kay Felker (1922-1998) providing insight into the thoughts of a young man in the United States Navy during World War II and supplemented by extensive documentation between these two parties. A fair amount of Felker's personal life is captured here as well, through general correspondence, educational information, family photographs and general ephemera.
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1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s
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English
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Felker, James Kay, 1922-1988 Felker, James Kay, 1922-1988 United States. Navy.
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Correspondence Diaries Family papers Military records Photographs School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
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.
id
PU-N.MC 94
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
36.25 linear feet
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1886-1989
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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
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1898-1992
Creator:
Furber, Holden, 1903-
Extent: 1.75 linear feet (5 boxes and oversized folder)
Holden Furber (1903-1993) was a professor of South Asian studies at the University of Pennsylvania from 1948 to 1973. His papers include his correspondence to his family while traveling; records relating to his education from grammar school to graduate school; his writings; his research; and his professional papers, largely as a professor.
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Holden Furber papers
creator
Furber, Holden, 1903-
id
PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1238
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
extent
1.75 linear feet (5 boxes and oversized folder)
inclusive date
1898-1992
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Holden Furber (1903-1993) was a professor of South Asian studies at the University of Pennsylvania from 1948 to 1973. His papers include his correspondence to his family while traveling; records relating to his education from grammar school to graduate school; his writings; his research; and his professional papers, largely as a professor.
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1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s
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English
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Furber, Holden, 1903- University of Pennsylvania.
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Correspondence Photographs Reprographic copies Research notes Reviews (document genre) School records Writings (document genre)
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1914-1918
Creator:
Gynecean Hospital School of Nursing.
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Gynecean Hospital was a women's hospital in Philadelphia, operating from 1888 until 1939, when it merged with the University of Pennsylvania. This collection contains details of 34 student nurses at this hospital during the 1914 to 1918 period. Demographic information from application forms, letters of reference, grades, details of courses, and evaluations of these students are included. Also part of this collection are requests for information from institutions for information after the students had graduated.
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Gynecean Hospital School of Nursing records
creator
Gynecean Hospital School of Nursing.
id
PU-N.MC 162
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
0.5 linear feet
inclusive date
1914-1918
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Gynecean Hospital was a women's hospital in Philadelphia, operating from 1888 until 1939, when it merged with the University of Pennsylvania. This collection contains details of 34 student nurses at this hospital during the 1914 to 1918 period. Demographic information from application forms, letters of reference, grades, details of courses, and evaluations of these students are included. Also part of this collection are requests for information from institutions for information after the students had graduated.
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1910s
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English
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Gynecean Hospital School of Nursing. Gynecean Hospital School of Nursing.
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School records
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]
1900-1998
Creator:
Germantown Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Extent: 48.75 linear feet
This collection contains records of the Germantown Hospital and Community Health Services School of Nursing, in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA. Materials include student records, Nursing Alumni Association records, yearbooks, and minutes.
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Germantown Hospital and Community Health Services records
creator
Germantown Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.).
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PU-N.MC 183
repository
University of Pennsylvania Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
extent
48.75 linear feet
inclusive date
1900-1998
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This collection contains records of the Germantown Hospital and Community Health Services School of Nursing, in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA. Materials include student records, Nursing Alumni Association records, yearbooks, and minutes.
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s
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English
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Germantown Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Germantown Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.). Nurses Alumni Association of the Germantown Hospital and Medical Center.
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Administrative records School records
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
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.
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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
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0.4 linear feet (1 box)
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1935-1946
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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
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