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Florence J. Martin World War I scrapbook, 1917-1919, 1922.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI V334 (Text) 928170-1001 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 volume.

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2006/04 by Benjamin Clark. Finding aid updated 2015/11/12 by Laura Eliason.
Summary, etc.: This collection contains a scrapbook compiled by Florence J. Martin that conveys her experiences as a nurse in France during World War I through letters, photographs, and newspaper clippings.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Florence J. Martin World War I scrapbook, Rare Books and Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Biographical or Historical Data: Florence J. Martin was born 15 November 1876 in Jeffersonville, Indiana. She trained to be a nurse at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia. Because of her experience and reputation as a nurse in Indianapolis she was appointed Chief Nurse of Lilly Base Hospital Number 32 in Contrexéville, France during the latter part of World War I. Her duties there ended in 1919. Upon returning to Indianapolis she took a job at Indianapolis Industrial Clinic where she worked until retirement at the age of eighty-four. Martin died in 1963 at the age of eighty-six.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Martin, Florence J., 1876-1963.
Nursing > Indiana > History.
World War, 1914-1918 > Women > Indiana.
Genre: Scrapbooks

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