The Colored Unit Stories of the Segregated Grady Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, 1920-1966

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Date & Time: Saturday, May 4, 2019
2:00 PM-5:00 PM
Suggested Audiences: Adult
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Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History
101 Auburn Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
Cost: 0.00
Description: The Auburn Avenue Research Library will host The Colored Unit: Stories of the Segregated Grady Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, 1920-1966. This community discussion will focus on the racially segregated school of nursing, operated through Grady Memorial Hospital, from 1920 to 1966. Featuring first-hand experiences from members of the National Conclave of Grady Graduate Nurses, this conversation will examine how these African American graduates persevered through systemic racism, and sexism, celebrating their indelible impact on Grady Memorial Hospital and the nursing profession.
More Information: Website: http://www.afpls.org/events-aarl
E-mail: aarl.program@fultoncountyga.gov
Phone: 404-613-4001
Entered by: Auburn Avenue Research Library Program

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