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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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New York Hospital and the Civil War
By Elizabeth Shepard on February 1, 2013

At the dawn of the Civil War, New York Hospital was located at its first site on Broadway between Duane and Worth Streets. From April 1861-February 1862, New York Hospital had an agreement with the New York...
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Happy 50th Anniversary: Samuel J. Wood Library
By Elizabeth Shepard on November 16, 2012

The Samuel J. Wood Library and Research Building was dedicated on October 17, 1962. The new building included research laboratory space, new lobby for the medical college, and the medical college library....
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