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National League for Nursing Records 1894-1952
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Records, 1894-1952 [series]:
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Photographs of early leaders, board members and miscellanous other nursing photos

Some have biographical information. See listing of photos in Acces and Use section.

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Early Leaders of American Nursing, 1922
2 vol. a
Minutes of the American Society of Superintendents of Training Schools for Nurses, 1894-1902

Handwritten minutes of annual conventions starting with the first one in 1894 up to the ninth convention in September 1902. The back cover and page 142 lists names of the original committee and their addresses. Index A to Z blank. Pages 1 through 106 utilized; pages 107 to 141 blank.

2 vol. b
Annual conventions proceedings, 1903-1914

9x11 1/2" black, hard cover book with same gold lettering identifying the Society. Continuation of proceedings of the annual conventions starting with the tenth convention in 1903 and concluding with the eleventh annual convention minutes on page 21 (Pages 22 to 159 are blank). Minutes of the Council, dated October 16, 1904 starting on page 226 are typewritten copies which end April 29, 1914. Contains the petition for change of name from the American Society of Superintendents of Training Schools for Nurses to National League for Nursing Education, July 21, 1914.

2 vol. c
Membership Book of the merican Society of Superintendents of Training Schools for Nurses, 1893-1897; 1900-1918

Handwritten listing of membership by name, school graduated from, year and position held covering the period 1893 to 1897 and 1900-1918. Pages 2 to 125 utilized, pages 126 to 200 blank.

2 vol. d
Register of Superintendents of Training Schools for Nurses, 1894-1913

Beginning of an index on conventions but incomplete. Original signatures of members attending conventions, their addresses, training schools and positions held. Covers 1894 to 1913; pages 1 through 198. Five loose pages, both sides containing more original signatures, addresses and positions. They appear to have been part of a loose leaf book.

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Two (2) light gray cloth bound, cloth covered books, Society of Superintendents of Training Schools for Nursing, 1903-1905; 1905-1906

(3a)ll tissue pages filled and numbering 498 pages. Some not readable. Handwritten listing of members, Superintendents of Training Schools for Nurses: copies of letters sent to them by the secretary, Miss M.A. Nutting July 19, 1903 ending March 31, 1905. Correspondence pertains to preparations for programs, demonstrations, exhibits for conventions and appointments to committees. (3b) 498 tissue pages. Pages 391 to 498 are blank.Continuation of correspondence March 18, 1905 until May 15, 1906.

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Series of cream colored historical calendars with pictures on the covers. Prepared by the committee on Education of the National League for Nursing Education. 1921-1933

Series of annual calendars, representing the more prominent early leaders folowed by contemporary leaders in the different branches of nursing. The series sharts with the Florence Nightingale calendar in 1921 commemorating the 100th anniversary of the founder of modern nursing. (Years missing: 1927, 1929, 1930, 1932)

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Record of members who purchased the National Organization Public Health Education pin, May 1920 through 1951

Brown and yellow speckled hard cover, lined note book 5 x 7-3/4". Eight (8) loose pages of typed information on the seal and the pin, interpretation, and distinguished awardees of the 14 Kt. gold pin. (One of the sample rolled gold pins in box.)

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Forty (40) boxes microfilm, (1893-1952)

16mm microfilm tapes on history with the exception of box #1, which contains a 34mm microfilm tape. Each box has a typewritten content identification as to subject and chronological period. Original microfilmed records still maintained by the NLN.

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Microfilm service copy reels: Rolls 6, 10-12, 14-15, 18-19, 22-23, 25
4 reel 1
Historical Records, 1893-1916
4 reel 2
Minutes, Bd. of Directors, 1910-1929
4 reel 3
Minutes, Bd. of Directors, 1934-1944
4 reel 4
Minutes, Bd. of Directors, 1945-1950
4 reel 5
Minutes, Bd. of Directors, 1950-1952
4 reel 6
Accreditation Committee, NLNE, etc., 1936-1949
4 reel 7
Cabinet Steering Committee, 1932-1951
4 reel 8
Minutes of six national organizations, 1929-1952
4 reel 9
Minutes, Historical Records, 1917-1952
4 reel 10
NOPHN Board, 1950-1933
4 reel 11
NOPHN Committees, 1930-1943
4 reel 12
NOPHN Committees, 1930-1943
4 reel 13
NOPHN Policies, 1926-1950
4 reel 14
NOPHN Minutes, 1927-1951
4 reel 15
NOPHN Minutes, 1920-1937
4 reel 16
NOPHN Minutes, 1937, etc.
4 reel 17
NOPHN Minutes, Joint, 1936-1949
4 reel 18
NOPHN Misc. Committees, 1928-1950
4 reel 19
NOPHN Committees, 1931-1952
4 reel 20
NOPHN Budget Structure, 1923-1948
4 reel 21
Misc. Material (NOPHN), 1949-
4 reel 22
NOPHN Records, 1927
4 reel 23
NOPHN Misc. Material, 1952
4 reel 24
NOPHN Misc. materiald, 1928
4 reel 25
NOPHN Membership, 1920-1939
5 reel 26
NOPHN Convention, etc., 1950
5 reel 27
NOPHN Committess, 1912-1952
5 reel 28
NOPHN Committee Meeting, 1943-1948
5 reel 29
NOPHN Misc. Records, 1948
5 reel 30
NOPHN Financial Statement, 1941
5 reel 31
NOPHN Structure Correspondence, 1951
5 reel 32
NOPHN Miscellaneous
5 reel 33
NOPHN Miscellaneous
5 reel 34
NOPHN Convention
5 reel 35
NOPHN Meeting, 1918
5 reel 36
NOPHN History
5 reel 37
NLNE History, Misc., 1927-1947
5 reel 38
NLNE Assoc. of Collegiate Schools, 1939
5 reel 39
NLNE Assoc. of Collegiate Schools, 1940-1944
5 reel 40
NLNE Assoc. of Collegiate Schools, 1934-1952
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Scrapbook contents

(a)Covers the annual conventions of the hstorical Society of Superintendents of Training Schools for Nurses and the succeeding changes in name from the period 1894 through 1920.(b)Contains an outline of the constitutions, bylaws, ballot forms, applications to conventions, program pamphlets, resolutions, tributes and commemorations for the period. (c)Includes a 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 picture of Florence Nightingale and letters to her from the secretaries of the Society. A copy of her letter written in 1872 to Dr. W. Gill Wylie, Surgeon, who went to England to study the Nightingale method; pamphlets of some of her literary pieces; a catalog of her published materials, and newspaper clippings on her activities.(d)Correspondence copies by distinguished nursing leaders, i.e. Miss Georgia M. Nevia, Miss M. A. Nutting, Mrs. Isabel Hampton Robb, etc.

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Scrapbook contents (cont'd.)