On View
Making a Way Gallery
Exhibition
Making a Way Out of No Way
Published by
Homer G. Phillips Hospital, American, 1937 - 1979
Date
1968
Medium
ink on paper and cardboard
Dimensions
10 3/4 × 8 1/4 × 9/16 in. (27.3 × 21 × 1.5 cm)
Description
A commemorative 140-page yearbook form the Homer G. Phillips Hospital School of Nursing titled "The Guardian." The volume is hardcover and has a textured blue cover with raised gold lettering. The top right corner featurs a white nurse's cap. The title [THE GUARDIAN] runs upper left to lower right diagonally across the book, and in the lower left is an golden eliptical ring reading [HOMER G. PHILLIPS / 1919 / 1968 / H.T.S.N.] in blue text. In the upper left corner is a small piece of white tape with [P. PAYNE] handwritten in green ink. The interior of the book features graduating classes over the course of the school's history with text and black-and-white photographs. There are scattered handwritten notes throughout the book, some on separate pieces of paper.
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Place made
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Type
yearbooks
Topic
Education
Medicine
U.S. History, 1961-1969
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Pauline Brown Payne
Object number
2013.90.5
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52dc00420-3152-4d31-9cc3-c322e3e44d12
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