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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing Class Photos

… Class Photos Mercy Hospital School of Nursing Class Photographs The Mercy Hospital School of Nursing operated from 1920 to 1987, and…

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing Candid Photography

School of Nursing Candid Photography Mercy Hospital School of Nursing Candid Click Image to View Full Slideshow The Mercy Hospital School of

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing - Page 1 of 3

Maine nurses participated in this process, and in 1914 the Maine State Nurses Association was incorporated.

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing - Page 2 of 3

… Customs and Rules at Mercy Hospital School of Nursing Mercy School of Nursing students, Portland, 1977Item Contributed byMercy Hospital…

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing - Page 3 of 3

School of Nursing The Hub of Activity One of the most important relationships the School of Nursing had at Mercy was with Madigan Memorial Hospital…

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Village School

… Contributed bySurry Historical Society A school nurse, Miss Dunphy, came around periodically during the 1930s and 1940s, checking the general…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Carolyn Stone, Farmington State Normal School, 1928

She also served as the school nurse until 1928. View additional information about this item on the Maine Memory Network.

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Mercy Hospital - People of Mercy - Page 1 of 2

A graduate of the School of Nursing in Lewiston in 1918, she took vows as a Sister of Mercy in 1922, and in 1926 was appointed superintendent of the…

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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Mercy Hospital - Founding of Mercy

In March 1920, Queen’s Hospital was officially incorporated. Rising numbers of patients led Bishop Walsh to arrange the purchase of a large building…

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Mercy Hospital - People of Mercy - Page 2 of 2

in 1946. Physical limitations prevented her from becoming a missionary as she had planned. She joined the Sisters of Mercy in 1955, later training at…

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Mercy Hospital - Growth & Expansion - Page 1 of 2

… the 140 students then enrolled in the School of Nursing. The new expansion was formally dedicated on March 18 and 19, 1943 by Bishop McCarthy.

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Mercy Hospital - Growth & Expansion - Page 2 of 2

… after their discharge “to see a house officer, a nurse, and aide—all friends who extended a helping hand in time of need.” Desmond noted that…

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Mercy Hospital - Sisters of Mercy

… arrived in Bangor, Maine where they opened a school that later became Saint John School. In 1873, Bishop David Bacon invited them to Portland to…

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Mercy Hospital - Mercy & the Community

Nurse Corps with recruitment. In 1947, an emergency struck closer to home. Known as the Great Fires of 1947, a series of blazes from York County to…

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Lincoln, Maine - Other Early Hospitals

… to open a hospital in 1932 while working as a nurse in a nursing home. She witnessed women giving birth in their homes or in “maternity hospitals.”…

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Lincoln, Maine - Weatherbee Hardware Store window display, Lincoln, ca. 1943

… "Willburn Haskell in (illegible)" "Mary Burke (nurse & [illegible] in Africa) on right standard. Billy Burke's girl." "Jerome at bottom" "Clifford…

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Lincoln, Maine - Workman's Hospital

Workman was a nurse and the first owner of the Workman’s Hospital that was built in 1932. The first Workman’s hospital was actually in the upstairs…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Caring For Our Families and Friends

Record of payment to the town’s nurses stops in the late 1970s. Irene Kent served as town nurse from 1951 until 1957 and again from 1967 until 1972.

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Lincoln, Maine - Cars, Model T

My mom is a nursing student, works, and takes care of my littler sister. At the moment my sister is having very bad medical issues, so she is always…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Carroll's Auto Sales - Page 2 of 3

… dad James would get a taxi from the Van Buren nursing home and stop here (Carroll’s Auto Sales) to get money from Skippy to pay for the taxi.

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Mercy Hospital - The Spanish Flu

Soldiers serving in the military in crowded encampments were also hard hit. Of the 1,032 Mainers who died during the war, over half died of the flu.

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Mercy Hospital - McAuley Residence

… social studies teacher at Catherine McAuley High School. In 1986, Sister Miriam was asked to change her sabbatical plans to undertake a research…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Strong's History - Page 1 of 4

Doris Clark was Bell’s nurse for 18 years. In 1937, the hospital closed, and Dr. Bell began working at the first Franklin Memorial Hospital building…