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North Carolina, Pioneer in American Nursing

Pollitt, Phoebe PhD; Miller, Wendy DNP

AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/
Nursing Archives

Passage of the first nurse registration law in the United States.

Author Information

Phoebe Pollitt and Wendy Miller are both assistant professors of nursing in the Department of Nursing at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC.

Contact author: Phoebe Pollitt,

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