Pamphlet of the Chicago Lying-In Hospital and Dispensary that includes instructions to the mother on prenatal care, symptoms of labor or problems to report to physician, supplies that need to be pr
This letter, presumably sent to physicians in Gibson County, Tennessee, describes the onset of nursing services at delivery for residents of the county beginning October 21, 1937.
This document describes the care a nurse would provide when assisting a physician with a home delivery.
Two pages including hand written sheet on preparation for delivery, and a typewritten document, Preparation for Delivery, with a handwritten direction to give to patient around the 7th month.
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