Lot 262

Nice Lot of Early Nursing, Red Cross, Barton.

Estimate: $150 - $250

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Nice lot of early nursing and Red Cross items to include: Photographs and Post Cards 19th-early 20th century. "Become A Nurse" pamphlet from 1912. Booklet: "Reminiscences of an Army Nurse" (Civil War) 1904. 1931 Certificate for completing a Post Graduate Course in Neuro Psychiatric Nursing from the Neurological Institute of New York. Felt arm band for the Hospital at Fort Jay, N.Y. ca.1900. A fine linen nurse's cap with sewn on red cross patch,ca.1900. An early collector's teaspoon from the Red Cross Society, with picture of Clara Baron etched in the bowl of the spoon. Book: The Red Cross in Peace and War. By Clara Barton. American Historical Press 1899. 703 pp.8vo. First Edition. Gray cloth, with an applied white band across the middle with a red cross embossed at the center. Light wear and a few small spots. Gilt cover and spine lettering has faded, but quite legible. All items are in excellent condition. Link for high-res image: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/gt6rvqaoux9rv8i/AACs3UT0HvcuE9MG8zrw4ZXOa?dl=0

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