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Excerpt from "Service of a Negro Hospital: The John A. Andrew Memorial Hospital, Tuskegee Institute."

Author and hospital director John A. Kenney describes Tuskegee Institute's nursing program. The article also highlights nurses' work during the Spanish flu epidemic and includes the story of Bessie B. Hawes, class of 1918, who nursed a family near Talladega through the flu epidemic.

Creator: The Southern Workman
Date: April 1921
Repository: Google Books
Format: Periodical

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 4: Standard(s) 11
Grade 6: Standard(s) 3
Grade 9: Standard(s) 12
Grade 11: Standard(s) 4

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