Institutional Archives

Primary Institutions

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell (New York Hospital), 1771-

Weill Cornell Medical College (Cornell University Medical College), 1898-

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center (New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center), 1932-

  • Guide
  • History
  • Office of Development, 1939-1979
  • President of the Medical Center, 1939-1977

Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (Cornell University Graduate School of Medical Sciences), 1952-

Cornell University-New York Hospital School of Nursing (New York Training School for Nurses), 1877-1979

  • Guide
  • Publications
  • History
  • Alumni Association, CUNYHSN, 1889-1981
  • Neonatal Nurse Clinician Program, Division of Continuing Education, 1976-1987
  • Office of the Dean (Virginia Dunbar), 1923-1970
  • Office of the Dean and Director of Nursing Service (Muriel Carbery), 1927-1978
  • Office of the Dean and Director of Nursing Service (Eleanor Lambertsen), 1942-1983
  • Pediatric Nurse Associate Program, Division of Continuing Education, 1972-1979
  • Primex Program, Division of Continuing Education, 1970-1979
  • Sealantic Nursing Opportunities Project, 1966-1969

Antecedent Institutions

Lying-In Hospital of the City of New York (Department of OB/GYN), 1799-1989

Manhattan Maternity and Dispensary (Department of Pediatrics), 1905-1939

New York Nursery and Child Hospital (Department of Pediatrics), 1910-1947

New York Asylum for Lying-In Women, 1823-1899

New York Infant Asylum, 1865-1910

Nursery and Child's Hospital, 1854-1910

Women's Medical College of the New York Infirmary, 1864-1899

New York Infirmary for Indignant Women and Children, 1860-1979



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Medical Center Archives
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