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Historical Items

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Item 8651

MGH School of Nursing, Portland, 1950

Contributed by: Maine Medical Center Archives Date: 1950 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 7915

MGH School of Nursing, Class of 1934

Contributed by: Maine Medical Center Archives Date: 1934 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 7845

MGH School of Nursing, Portland, Class of 1954

Contributed by: Maine Medical Center Archives Date: 1954-02-11 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Practical Nursing in Waterville

The Maine School of Practical Nursing opened a facility in Waterville in 1957 and continued teaching practical nursing there until about 1980 when changes in the profession and in the state's educational structure led to its demise.

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Westbrook Seminary: Educating Women

Westbrook Seminary, built on Stevens Plain in 1831, was founded to educate young men and young women. Seminaries traditionally were a form of advanced secondary education. Westbrook Seminary served an important function in admitting women students, for whom education was less available in the early and mid nineteenth century.

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Rebecca Usher: 'To Succor the Suffering Soldiers'

Rebecca Usher of Hollis was 41 and single when she joined the Union nursing service at the U.S. General Hospital at Chester, Pennsylvania. Her time there and later at City Point, Virginia, were defining experiences of her life.

Site Pages

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing Class Photos

In 1965, all of the nursing school facilities were consolidated into their St. John Street location, creating one space for classrooms, a library…

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing Candid Photography

Mercy continually received praise for the quality of its nursing program. A grateful patient writing in 1967 singled out “Miss Cyr Junior Student”…

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing - Page 2 of 3

“The ‘MODERN NURSE’ is an educated nurse,” Osborne emphasized, “and if we wish to be considered a modern nurse, let us not forget to study.” To that…

My Maine Stories

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Nursing at Mercy Hospital during WWII
by Roberta Loring

Education and nursing at Mercy Hospital during World War II.

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My education and work at THE Mercy
by Judy Harmon

Judy Harmon discussed X-Ray School, changing technology, and her 1960s jeep

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My work as V.P. of nursing and patient care at Mercy Hospital
by Bette Neville

Bette Neville discussed her 15 years of work at Mercy.