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These three black and white photographs show a Santa Fe courier nurse. 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.

Creator: Curto, Jerry
Date: Between 1955 and 1966

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Item Number: 220057
Call Number: ATSF Series 2, #413.7-7035, #413.8-7036, #413.9-7037
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 220057

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