WERNER VOICE: Rochester’s History of Nursing


Rochester General Hospital Edition
May 2018 

We’re celebrating Rochester’s rich nursing history! Firsts in nursing education, activism and practice all happened right here in the Genesee Valley. Below are links to articles and digital collections (with pictures!) detailing important moments in Upstate NY nursing. Special thanks to the Rochester Medical Museum and Archives.

The first and second graduating classes of the Rochester City Hospital
School of Nursing (1883/4)
Photo courtesy of Rochester Medical Museum and Archives

Bibliography by Rachel Becker, MLIS

To print the May edition of Werner Voice, click here.

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