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Margaret Elliott Collection

  • Creator: Elliott, Margaret (1884 - 1966)

  • Collection Date: 1912 - 1955

  • Extent: 2 folders and 4 material culture items



Margaret Elliott was born in Wilmington, North Carolina. She received her nursing diploma from Church Home and Infirmary School for Nurses in 1912. She spent her entire career at Church Home, acting as assistant superintendent of the school for nurses, instructor, director of instruction, assistant director of the hospital, director of nursing service, and finally as director of the School of Nursing and nursing service from 1950 to her retirement in 1956. She was honored in the naming of the Nash-Elliott Education Building in 1952. Her portrait was painted and displayed at Church Home and Hospital in 1955.

Church Home Affiliations

1910 - 1912 Church Home and Infirmary School of Nursing, student
1912 - 1950 Church Home and Hospital
1950 - 1956 Church Home and Hospital School of Nursing, Superintendent

Scope and Content

The Margaret Elliott Collection consists of correspondence, her student record, Red Cross membership card, certificate of appreciation from Church Home and Hospital, her oil portrait and other mementos. Additional original material pertaining to Elliott can be found in the records of the Church Home and Hospital School of Nursing.

Policy on Access and Use

This collection may contain some restricted records. Materials pertaining to patients, students, employees, and human research subjects, as well as unprocessed collections and recent administrative records, carry restrictions on access. For more information about the policies and procedures for access, see Policy on Access and Use.

Permissions and Credits

When citing material from this collection, credit The Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. For permission to reproduce images, contact the holder of the copyright.

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