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Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

Lillie Jacobs Fitzsimons interviews

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341452]
Identifier: MSS 2635
Scope and Contents Typescript of an interview. Fitzsimons was sent to Australia and New Guinea in 1943. After 18 months, she went to a hospital in the Philippines. She talked about the challenges of nursing in a tropical area. She treated both American soldiers and Japanese captives.

Samuel G. Fletcher articles and speeches

 File — Folder 1: [31197230323161]
Identifier: MSS SC 2401
Scope and Contents Published articles and speeches. The topics covered by these items relate to Fletcher's work in speech pathology and audiology.

Erma Louise Hirschi Gantenbein interview

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341445]
Identifier: MSS 2636
Scope and Contents Typed copy of an interview. Gantenbein was born in Idaho in 1921, graduated from the L.D.S. Hospital in Idaho Falls, Idaho, in 1942, and served in the United States Army from 1943 to 1946. She served in hospitals in Great Britain and France. She married Earl Gantenbein in 1946.

Edith Maurine Edwards Garrard interview

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341437]
Identifier: MSS 2638
Scope and Contents Typed interview. Garrard was a cadet nurse starting in 1943. She graduated from the LDS Hospital 3 year diploma program in 1946. She never served as a nurse for the military during World War II. She talked about her training and education.

Gottfredson family papers

 Collection — Folder 16: [31197239236786]
Identifier: MSS 7615
Scope and Contents Contains family histories, journals, scrapbooks, correspondence, personal records, and various publications, all related to the personal and professional lives of Peter and Alice Gottfredson and David and Irma Gottfredson. Includes information on the Black Hawk Wars in the Richfield/Manti area, World War I, World War II in Italy and North Africa, temple work in the St. George Temple, and medical work in Richfield and Salt Lake City. Also includes family histories on the Gottfredson, Keeler,...

John Reveley Guerrant diary

 File — Folder 1: [31197230336502]
Identifier: MSS 419
Scope and Contents Handwritten diary. Guerrant was a physician who worked in Virginia and New York. He gives details of and insights into his work and presents his daily activities.

Phineas Densmore Gurley letter

 File — Folder 1: [31197230309723]
Identifier: MSS SC 1145
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letter written in Washington DC, dated Oct. 31, 1862, and addressed to Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), President of the United States. Gurley states that the Reverend Alexander W. Sproull is of good character and is very devoted to his work. He recommends Sproull for the position of "Hospital Chaplaincy."

Rosmary Clara Klatt Harms interview

 File — Folder 1: [31197230341411]
Identifier: MSS 2644
Scope and Contents Typed interview dated 9 May 2002. Harms was drafted into the Red Cross in 1940-1 and served in a field hospital in Russia in 1942. In this interview, she talked about her training and the conditions she faced in Russia. She was captured by the Americans at the end of the war and imprisoned with the men until she was recognized as being a woman. She met her husband, George Harms, at that time, and they were married in August of 1947. They later lived in the United States. She joined the...

Elisabeth Hevelius letters

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197232549219]
Identifier: Vault MSS 817
Scope and Contents Transferred from the Eugene Fairfield McPike Papers (Mss. 2390). A petition for a medical cure for arthritis. Presumably she wanted to help her husband who suffered from arthritis. The letter was translated by A. H. White for Eugene F. McPike and was included in McPike's publication, Hevelius, Flamsteed and Halley: Three Contemporary Astronomers and Their Mutual Relations (London: Taylor and Francis, 1937): 5-6. Also includes three letters from Huntington Library (San Marino, CA)...

John M. Bernhisel personal papers, circa 1825-1910

Identifier: MSS SC 331 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Letters to his wife, envelopes, deeds, estate settlement papers, family blessings, and wallet.