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Building Bridges, Breaking Barriers

Carthon, J. Margo Brooks PhD, APRN

AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000366061.44723.45
Looking Back
Abstract

Nurses crossed racial and socioeconomic boundaries to provide care in early 20th-century Philadelphia.

Author Information

J. Margo Brooks Carthon is a postdoctoral fellow at the Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia.

Contact author: jmbrooks@nursing.upenn.edu.

This work was supported by the National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Nursing Research, Grant T32-NR0714.

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