Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Naval Nurse Corps Reserve - Page

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at reference@kshs.org or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.


For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

This black and white photograph shows former Santa Fe courier nurses from left to right: Elizabeth H. Bibb, Delma L. Fraser and Georgia L. Lind. The nurses dressed in their naval uniforms, served at the U.S. Naval Hospital in San Diego, California. Before enlisting with the naval corps reserve, these registered nurses traveled cross country with the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company attending to the medical needs of passengers and assisting with certain administrative duties or errands that required attention.

Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1940 and 1949

Bookbag Share Print

Item Number: 216552
Call Number: ATSF Series 2, #127.118-4785
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 216552

Copyright © 2007-2017 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.