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Newark City Hospital School of Nursing Photo Albums

Identifier: MG NCHSN-(Offsite)

Scope and Contents

6 large (22 1/2x19") and 1 small (7x10 1/2") photograph albums contain class photos with students' names, dated from 1886 to 1968, Newark City Hospital School of Nursing: v.1. 1886-1907; v.2. 1906-1919; v.3. 1919-1928; v.4. 1929-1938; v.5. 1939-1952; v.6. 1953-1968. A minute book (1897-1909) is included.


  • 1886 - 1968


Conditions Governing Use

Photocopying of materials is limited and no materials may be photocopied without permission from library staff. Researchers wishing to publish, reproduce, or reprint materials from this collection must obtain permission.

Biographical / Historical

The Newark City Hospital (Martland Medical Center) Nurses Training School was founded in 1885, and the first class of students graduted in 1888. In 1968, the hospital, including the School of Nursing, was purchased from the City of Newark by the New Jersey College of Medicine & Dentistry, an antecedent of UMDNJ, and the NCHSN closed in 1971.


8 Volumes

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Repository Details

Part of the Charles F. Cummings New Jersey Information Center, Newark Public Library Repository

3rd Floor
Newark Public Library
5 Washington St.
Newark NJ 07102 United States