Alice Doretta Lentz Collection
Scope and Contents
- 1945 - 1946
- Lentz, Alice Doretta (Person)
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Conditions Governing Use
After World War II, Lentz was employed at the Sloan Kettering Memorial Cancer Hospital in new York City for forty years before retiring to Seabring, Florida. She died on 26 December 2009.
0.40 Linear Feet (1 oversized folder)
Language of Materials
This collection consists of personal letters written by Lentz to her family that describe her life as a nurse, her patients at the hospital, and her friends.
Source of Acquisition
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- Alice Doretta Lentz Collection
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