In Her Own Right

Student File, Correspondence Mildred Lillian Ennis Class of 1919 Frederick Douglass Memorial Hospital and Training School

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Date range 1916 – 1919
Creator Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing | University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
Description Correspondence, physician verification of student's acceptable physical condition
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Type Textual Materials
Subjects Mercy-Douglass Hospital | Frederick Douglass Memorial Hospital and Training School | Nursing School | African American, African American Nurses | Nurses | Student | Pennsylvania-Philadelphia | Ennis, Mildred Lillian | Browne, E. M. | African American nurses | African American nursing schools | African Americans--Social life and customs | Minority women | Nurses--Training of | Nurses, Black | Nursing | Nursing schools | Women nurses | Women in medicine | Medical women
Geographical location 15th and Lombard, Philadelphia (Pa.)
Geographical location 120 Emerson Street, Providence, Rhode Island, United States| 253 President Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island, United States| 41.79491,-71.414217| 41.836448,-71.383934
Language Eng
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Contributing institution Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing | University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
Transcription [Correspondence, physician verification of student's acceptable physical condition] Roswell S. Wilcox, M.D. 656 Broad Street Providence, R.I. This certifies that I have examined Miss Mildred Ennis, age 20 years, and find her in good physical condition. Respectfully yours, Roswell S. Wilcox Dec. twenty-second