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Arnstein, Margaret

Shari Rudavsky.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Medicine and Health; Nursing Studies. 896 words.

Arnstein, Margaret (27 October 1904–08 October 1972), public health nurse and educator, was born Margaret Gene Arnstein in New York City, the daughter of Leo Arnstein, a successful...

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Beard, Mary

Charles W. Carey.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Nursing Studies. 989 words.

Beard, Mary (14 November 1876–04 December 1946), public health administrator, was born in Dover, New Hampshire, the daughter of Ithamar Warren Beard, an Episcopalian minister, and Marcy...

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Dock, Lavinia Lloyd

Kathryn Kish Sklar.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Nursing Studies; Politics; Gender and Politics. 925 words.

Dock, Lavinia Lloyd (26 February 1858–17 April 1956), nurse, suffragist, and social reformer, was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Gilliard Dock and Lavinia Lloyd Bombaugh,...

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Fitzgerald, Alice

Elizabeth Noble Shor.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Nursing Studies. 1040 words.

Fitzgerald, Alice (13 March 1875–10 November 1962), nurse and public-health administrator, was born Alice Louise Florence Fitzgerald in Florence, Italy, the daughter of Charles H....

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Flight

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies; Diplomatic History; International Relations; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 0 words.

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Gardner, Mary Sewall

Connie L. Reeves.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Nursing Studies. 1130 words.

Gardner, Mary Sewall (05 February 1871–20 February 1961), pioneer of public health nursing, was born in Newton, Massachusetts, the daughter of William Sewall Gardner and Mary Thornton, a...

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Hopkins, Juliet Ann Opie

Elizabeth D. Schafer.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Nursing Studies. 1475 words.

Hopkins, Juliet Ann Opie (07 May 1818–09 March 1890), Civil War nurse and hospital administrator, was born on a plantation, “Woodburn,” in Jefferson County, Virginia, the daughter of...

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Pine, Catherine Emily

David Doughan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 764 words.

Pine, Catherine Emily (1864–1941), nurse and women's rights worker, was born at 10 Ashford Road, Maidstone, on 7 May 1864, the daughter of Robert Pine, a corn merchant, and his wife, Anne...

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Pinn, Petra Fitzalieu

Althea T. Davis.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Nursing Studies. 1025 words.

Pinn, Petra Fitzalieu (09 February 1881–21 February 1958), nursing administrator, was born in Zanesville, Ohio, the daughter of William H. Pinn and Lizzie Hicks. She attended the John...

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Watt, Dame Katherine Christie

E. J. C. Scott.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 853 words.

Watt, Dame Katherine Christie (1886–1963), nurse and civil servant, was born at 40 Victoria Road, Govanhill, Glasgow, on 31 August 1886, the second daughter of James Christie Watt, a master...

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