Elsie Blanche Augustine collection
Collection of artifacts belonging to Elsie Blanche Augustine from her time serving as a nurse during World War I at Buffalo Base Hospital No. 23 from 1917- 1919 in Vittel, France.
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The Elsie Blanche Augustine collection is open to researchers.
Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the Robert L. Brown History of Medicine Collection before requesting photocopies and/or publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Once permission is obtained, most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.
2 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Collection of artifacts belonging to Elsie Blanche Augustine from her time serving as a nurse during World War I at Buffalo Base Hospital No. 23 from 1917-1919 in Vittel, France.
Born in 1885 at Wainfleet, Ontario, Canada, Elsie Blanche Augustine attended nursing school in Buffalo, New York at the Millard Fillmore School of Nursing and graduated with her nursing degree in 1914. First stationed at the Ellis Island Hospital in New York City, she served most of the war years at United States base hospitals in and around Vittel, France (especially Base Hospital 23 from 1917-1919) and was finally mustered out in 1919.
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- Robert L. Brown History of Medicine Collection (Organization)
- Finding aid for the Elsie Blanche Augustine collection
- Finding aid prepared by Linda Lohr and encoded by Marie Elia
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