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Louisa Kolb Collection

  • Creator: Kolb, Louisa (1885 - 1961)

  • Collection Date: 1908-1911

  • Extent: 3 volumes and 1 cape



Louisa Kolb was a member of the Johns Hopkins Training School for Nurses graduating class of 1911. From 1911 to 1919, she served as a head nurse on various wards at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. She then served as Third Assistant Superintendent and Supervisor of the Public Wards until her appointment as nurse in charge of the Brady Urological Clinic in 1920. She retired in 1945.

Hopkins Affiliations

1908 - 1911 Johns Hopkins Hospital Training School for Nurses, student
1911 - 1945 Johns Hopkins Hospital

Scope and Content

The Louisa Kolb Collection consists of three student notebooks and her nursing cape.

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.

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