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C. Viola Hahn Collection

Clara Viola Hahn
  • Creator: Hahn, C. Viola (1888 - 1974)

  • Collection Date: 1918 - 1937

  • Extent: 5 items

Clara Viola Hahn
cropped from class photograph by unknown photographer
black and white photograph, 1918


Clara Viola Hahn was born in Baltimore, Maryland. She received her nursing diploma from Johns Hopkins Hospital Training School for Nurses in 1918. She also received her Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Arts degree from Columbia Teachers College. She was an active public health nurse and served as a disaster relief nurse with the Red Cross. She was the director of the Visiting Nurse Association of Williamsport, Pennsylvania from 1928 to 1938. In 1938 she became an associate professor of public health nursing at the Medical College of Virginia.

Hopkins Affiliations

1915 - 1918 Johns Hopkins Hospital Training School for Nurses, student

Scope and Content

The C. Viola Hahn Collection consists of nursing pins.

Policy on Access and Use

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