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Reminiscences of Florence Jacob Edmunds : oral history, 1980.

Creator: Edmunds, Florence Jacob, 1890-
Project: Black women oral history project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 58 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Nurse.

Scope and Contents

Family background, childhood, education and black community, Pittsfield, Massachusetts; Lincoln Hospital Nurses Training program, New York City, 1917-20; visiting nurse, Henry Street Settlement, 1921-23; development of hospital social service field; Harlem in the early 1920s; nursing instruction, Red Cross, World War II; teacher and health coordinator, Pittsfield General Hospital, 1956-68; music and civic activities, honors and awards.

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