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Student Nurses Enjoying "Hospital Day", 1970

Student Nurses'
Capping Ceremony, 1942

Board of Managers Meeting, 1955


Ex-Residents' Association
Annual Dinner, 1957

Nurses' Alumni Association 50th Anniversary Dinner

Student Nurses'
Basketball Game

School of Nursing
for Women
Graduation, 1956

"Hospital Day," 1953

Nursing School
Christmas Tea, 1964

50th Anniversary Luncheon for the Men's School
of Nursing, 1964

Retrieving the Cornerstone from the Institute's
44th Street Building, 1959

School of Nursing for Men
Graduation, 1959

Student Nurses'
Award Ceremony, 1966

Mr. Cathcart Crowning
Miss Pennsylvania Hospital

Opening 44th Street
Cornerstone, 1959

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Pennsylvania Hospital Historic Collections
3rd Floor Pine Building East Wing
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107

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E-mail: peepless@pahosp.com

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