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We Heard the Call: Robert Schrock, MD Papers
By Elizabeth Shepard on April 7, 2017

The archives has received a small collection of World War I letters by Robert Schrock, MD who served with Base Hospital No 9.  Dr. Schrock graduated from Cornell University Medical College in 1912.  After...
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World War I: We Heard the Call: American Red Cross
By Elizabeth Shepard on February 10, 2017

Two New York Hospital doctors and 45 alumni of the New York Hospital Training School for Nurses joined the American Red Cross.  Some joined at the beginning of World War I in 1914.  Here is an image of two...
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We Heard the Call: Our Doctors and Nurses in World War I: 1300 York Avenue Lobby Exhibit
By Elizabeth Shepard on January 23, 2017

We Heard the Call: Our Doctors and Nurses in World War I exhibit celebrates the 100th anniversary of our doctors and nurses affiliated with The New York Hospital, Cornell University Medical College, and New...
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Nursing collections at the Medical Center Archives
on June 25, 2014

The photo to the left, "P-05073", shows a nursing student receiving clinical training from a nurse at New York Hospital (now NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital) in 1967. Nurses have always been an integral part of...
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Medicine as a career for women?
on June 4, 2014

This pamphlet comes from the Ruth Morris Bakwin, MD Papers. Ruth Bakwin (1898-1985), a 1923 graduate of Cornell University Medical College (now Weill Cornell Medical College) was very interested in the history...
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