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Jane Jeffrey (later Ricker) in her World War I Red Cross nurse uniform, wearing the Distinguished Service Cross she received for bravery while serving at a military hospital in France.
After the war, she married Alvan Bolster Ricker of Poland. Her bequest established the library in Poland Spring.
About This Item
- Title: Jane Jeffrey, 1919
- Creation Date: 1919
- Subject Date: 1919
- Poland Spring, Androscoggin County, ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Local Code: 4090*d
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- World War, 1914-1918--Women
- Ricker, Jane Jeffrery--Portrait photographs
- Distinguished Service Medal (U.S.)
- American Red Cross--People
- Women in war
- Military decorations
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