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This black and white photograph shows a group of Santa Fe courier nurses gathered around the Santa Fe Scout emblem. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of passengers. During their cross country travels, the nurses also assisted with certain administrative duties or errands that required attention. The sign in front of them say "The Santa Fe Scout."

Creator: Inland Picture Service, Chicago, ILL
Date: Between 1930s and 1940s

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Item Number: 216528
Call Number: ATSF Series 2, #127.4-4695
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 216528

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