Speaker: Susan E, Hawkins, PhD,
Project Manager: Historic Hospital Admission Records Project
Centre for Local History Studies, Kingston University
Title: Deconstructing Victorian Nurses: Using Prosopography to Uncover the Lives of 19th Century Nurses
Abstract: The seminar will discuss a methodology for investigating the changing structure and profile of nursing in 19th century England. It will focus on a study of St George's Hospital, London, in the period 1850-1900, the results of which have contributed new understanding to the changes which were engulfing nursing during this period.
Date: November 18, 2009
Time: 12:15 PM
Place: Claire M. Fagin Hall, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania
Room 2U Conference Room, 2019
The Bates Center Seminar Series features scholarly papers and presentations on the history of nursing and health care and welcomes all interested individuals.
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
418 Curie Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6096
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