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Guide to the May Petras Lenox Hill School of Nursing Yearbook
1943, 1945
 PR 343

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Petras, May
Title: May Petras's Lenox Hill School of Nursing yearbook
Dates [inclusive]: 1943, 1945
Abstract: The collection includes nursing student May Petras's 1945 graduation yearbook from Lenox Hill Hospital School of Nursing in New York City and a gelatin silver photograph of sculptor Walter Russell (1871-1963). The 1943 photo is inscribed by Russell to Petras, and was taken in Russell's studio in the Carnegie Hall apartments, showing him working on a large bust of Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet in one folder
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Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Mixed Materials [Box]: Small Collections 1
Container: PR343
Call Phrase: PR 343