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Doris Wofford Armenaki Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0079
Abstract

Doris Wofford Armenaki of Cornelia, Ga., served in the Cadet Nurse Corps and the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.

Included are artifacts, an oral history interview, and a photograph documenting Armenaki's service and nursing experiences.

Dates: 1944 - 1945

Mary Elizabeth Carnegie Papers

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Identifier: MSS 0093
Abstract Dr. Mary Elizabeth Carnegie (1916-), is a distinguished educator and author in the field of nursing, known for breaking down racial barriers and preserving the history of African American nurses. This collection includes a manuscript copy of Carnegie's book, Breakthrough to nursing: twenty five years of involvement, and a copy of the 1962 edition of The Glowing Lamp, the official publication of Chi Eta Phi National Nurses...
Dates: 1962 - 1984

Dean of the School of Nursing Records

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Identifier: UA 0010.1
Abstract The UNCG School of Nursing was established in September 1966 under the leadership of the first Dean, Eloise R. Lewis. Lynne G. Pearcey has been serving as the current Dean since 1991.This collection contains correspondence, annual reports, newsletters, memorandums, meeting minutes, emails, reports, notes, scrapbooks, brochures, audio reels, and an archive of the department's website which document the activities of the Office of the Dean and the history of the School of Nursing...
Dates: 1906 - 2021

Josephine L. DePietro Collection

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Identifier: WV 0461
Abstract Josephine L. DePietro (1919-2006) was a nurse and 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Army Nurse Corps during World War II. Throughout the war she served at the Thomas H. England General Hospital in Atlantic City, New Jersey, the Halloran General Hospital in Staten Island, New York, and at Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn, New York.This collection primarily consists of letters to and from DePietro friends and family, as well as a small collection of school annuals, postcards, and...
Dates: 1938 - 1945; Other: Date acquired: 2009 April 13

Daphine Doster Papers

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Identifier: MSS 0094
Abstract

Daphine Doster was a 1927 alumna of the North Carolina College for Women (now UNCG). She was later a nurse in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and afterwards at Johns Hopkins, Berea College, the University of Arkansas, and the US Public Health Service.

The Daphine Doster Papers date from 1909 to 1987 and contain biographical material, correspondence, newspaper clippings, nursing reports and studies, publications, slides, and speeches/presentations.

Dates: 1909 - 1987

Mattie Donnell Hicks Collection

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Identifier: WV 0044
Abstract African American nurse Mattie Donnell Hicks of Greensboro, N.C., served in the Army Nurse Corps from 1945 to 1966.Artifacts, an oral history interview, and textiles document her service in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and the Korean War. Artifacts include service ribbons, cuff buttons, and shoulder insignia. The oral history interview documents Hicks's early life, her military service, and her post-war life in Greensboro, N.C. Specific subjects include basic training...
Dates: 1942-1999

Mary J. Hill Collection

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Identifier: WV 0422
Abstract

Mary J. Hill was a Union nurse who worked at the Fairfax Seminary Hospital in 1865, during the American Civil War.

Dates: 1865; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2008

Anne Huheey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0314
Abstract Anne Huheey was an army nurse in France with the American Expeditionary Force (AEF) during World War I.Letters to family and friends chiefly document Anne Huheey's service with the AEF in the spring of 1919. Repeated themes include news of family and friends, both those at home and other nurses serving overseas; the weather; various illnesses; and diversions such as horseback riding and tennis. Hospital wards and patients are occasionally mentioned. Also included are several...
Dates: 1918 - 1919

Annie E. Johns Papers

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Identifier: MSS 0010
Abstract

Annie E. Johns (1831-1889) served as a volunteer nurse during the Civil War, and earned the honorific nickname, "The Florence Nightingale of the South." She later wrote about her wartime experiences.

This collection includes correspondence, articles, poetry, and personal narratives.

Dates: 1846 - 1909

Alice Doretta Lentz Collection

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Identifier: WV 0419
Abstract

Alice Doretta Lentz (1921-2009) was a nurse holding the rank of ensign in the United States Navy Nurse Corps during World War II, who was stationed at the U.S. Naval Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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.

Dates: 1945 - 1946

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