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These two black and white photographs show Santa Fe courier nurse Olga Refsness. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, know 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 and errands that required attention.

Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1944 and 1955

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Olga Refsness, Santa Fe Courier Nurse - 1

Item Number: 219999
Call Number: ATSF Series 2, #127.93-4767, #127.94
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219999

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