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    • Katherine Howe King

    • African American Nurses; St. Agnes Hospital (Raleigh, N.C.)
    • Katherine Howe King, nurse, with her charge. Katherine Howe King (1882-1948) was the daughter of John Harris Howe (who built many homes in Wilmington, NC) and Abbey Jane Waddell Howe. She went to St Agnes College in Raleigh, NC, one of the most...
    • Lieutenant Mildred McGirt

    • Fairmont (N.C.); Navy Nurse Corps Association; Atomic bomb
    • Newspaper photograph of Lt. Mildred McGirt. Mildred McGirt Dudgeon (1921-2011) was originally from Fairmont, NC, and visited family in Wilmington, NC. In 1941 she joined the U.S. Navy Nurses Corps and served on the hospital ship "Bountiful." In...
    • Dr. E. T. Marshburn and a Student Nurse

    • Marshburn family, physicians, nursing students, hospitals, James Walker Memorial Hospital
    • Dr. Elisha Thomas Marshburn Sr. (1924-) was born in Wilmington, N.C., November 25th, 1924 to Elisha and Eva Beasley Marshburn. He received his eduction from Wake Forest (1944) and his M.D. from Bowman Gray in 1947. He was Chief of Staff at New...
    • Chestnutt House

    • Queen Anne style house built for Junius M. Chestnutt (1854-1900), bookkeeper; and wife, Carrie Morisey (b. 1858). Purchased in 1945 by Ora Lee Derrick Johnstone (1901-1980), native of Crossville, Tennessee and nurse anesthetist.
    • Amy Morris Bradley

    • Bradley, Amy Morris, 1823-1904; Education--North Carolina
    • Portrait of Amy Morris Bradley. Amy Morris Bradley (1823-1904) was born in East Vassalboro, ME. She had a distinguished career as an influential educator who made a huge impact on free education in North Carolina. After serving as a nurse...
    • Dr. Murchison with a student nurse at JWMH

    • Murchison family, physicians, medicine, nursing students, hospitals, James Walker Memorial Hospital
    • Dr. David Reid Murchison (1891-), son of Joel William and Loulie Atkinson Muchison, was born August 18th, 1881 in Wilmington, North Carolina. He married May McLaughlin Carmichael and was educated at UNC Chapel Hill (1912). He received his M.D. from...
    • Dr. George Johnson and a Student Nurse

    • Johnson family, nurses, nursing students, hospitals, James Walker Memorial Hospital
    • Dr. George W. Johson (1897-1966), son of Charles A. and Ida Pure Johnson, was born in Wallace, North Carolina, April 18th, 1897. He married Evelyn Hill and they had a son, George Johnson, Jr., who was Professor and Chief, Division of General...
    • Mildred Lewis Curley

    • Nurses; Women
    • Photograph of Mildred Curley. Mildred "Mickey" Lewis Curley (1923-2013) was born in Southport, NC, and was a life-long resident of the area. She was married to Thomas Curley. She was employed by Cape Fear Memorial Hospital, New Hanover County...
    • Raines family at Airlie Gardens

    • Historic gardens; University of North Carolina, Wilmington; Families
    • From left to right: Steven, Marci, and Jennifer Raines at Airlie Gardens for Easter. Marcilyn Suzanne Raines (1955- ) is the mother of Steven Raines (1989- ) and Jennifer Suzanne Raines (1986- ). Marci graduated from the University of North...
    • Amelia R. Martin

    • African American nurses
    • Photograph of Amelia Martin wearing a silver dress and matching hat. Amelia Martin (1940- ) was born in Wilmington, NC. She graduated from Williston Senior High School in 1958 and the Community School of Nursing in 1962. She was the second black...
    • Augusta Futchs

    • Nurses--1910-1920; Hospitals
    • Augusta Futchs' graduation picture from James Walker Memorial Hospital Training School for Nurses. She is the shortest one on the far left. Augusta Margaret Futchs (1895-1971) was born in Wilmington, NC and lived in the city all her life. She...


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