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Lillie Jacobs Fitzsimons interviews

 File — Folder: 1
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.

Dates

  • approximately 2001

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Interview must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

Fitzsimons was a nurse for the United States during World War II.

Extent

1 item (5 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)

Custodial History

This item was donated to Special Collections by Patricia Rushton in 2003.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Patricia Rushton; 2003.

Appraisal

LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).
Title
Register of Lillie Jacobs Fitzsimons Interview
Status
Completed
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2011 April 13
Description rules
Appm
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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