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Evelyn Pope Lord Collection

  • Creator: Lord, Evelyn Pope (1868 - 1960)

  • Collection Date: 1891 - 1895

  • Extent: 1 folder



Evelyn Pope was born in Baltimore, Maryland. She received her nursing diploma with the first graduating class of Johns Hopkins Hospital Traning School for Nurses in 1891. In 1895 she founded the Instructive Visiting Nurses Association of Baltimore. Her pioneering work focused on urban public health and education in Baltimore. In 1899 she married Johns Hopkins Hospital staff member Dr. Jere W. Lord. She became a Life Member of the Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Association.

Hopkins Affiliations

1889 - 1891 Johns Hopkins Hospital Training School for Nurses, student

Scope and Content

The Evelyn Pope Lord Collection consists of her nursing diploma, as well as her copies of the Alumnae Association constitution and bylaws, reports and meeting minutes, and board of directors election results from 1895.

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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