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Archives of Caring in Nursing Collections

Manuscripts: Individuals

Manuscripts: Professional Associations

International Association for Human Caring - 1981 - 2015

Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing History

The College History Collection

The College News Collection

College Committee Minutes

Nursing Leadership

Frances Ashton Trice Childrey

Nursing History Collections

The Archives contains a collection of nursing history books, and two collections pertaining to nurses who received their training in the 1930’s and early 1950’s. These items are available as teaching materials, or for research use by appointment.

Please contact the Archives Curator at for access to these materials.

Ellen D. Baer Nursing History Collection
The Joan Carson Wargo Collection: Mercy Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1952
The Vernoff-Migdal Collection: Glimpses of a Nursing Career, Circa 1930 – 1990


The Archives has a small collection of books, comprising the published works of Caring Scholars and of Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing Faculty, and some antique nursing textbooks and related volumes. These books do not circulate, but are available for research use on site, by appointment. See also Nursing History Collections above.

Archives of Caring Book Collection
Thesis and Dissertation Collection