Harriet Tubman became famous as a "conductor" on the Underground Railroad during the turbulent Born a slave on Maryland's eastern shore, she endured the harsh existence of a field hand, including brutal beatings. In 1849 she fled slavery, despite a
Irena Sendler got permission to work in a Warsaw Ghetto as a plumber. She courageously smuggled babies in her tool box and carried larger children in a sack. She trained her dog to bark when Nazis were near. She saved 2500 children.
Anna Mae Hays received a commission in the Army Nurse Corps in May…
Military Gift Idea: Become A Nurse ~ Your Country Needs You Poster Become A Nurse ~ Your Country Needs You. Young woman receiving her nursing cap upon completion of medical nurse training. World War Two Office of War Information.
Historic Nursing Uniforms: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
7 Procedures Middle and High School Teachers Should Cover the First Week of School will be a great resource for me as I transition to a new school. They are great reminders coming back from any long break as well.
African-American Midwives - I had a great aunt who had a reputation of delivering many many black white babies. She herself had 12 children. Don't think she birth her children alone, but I would be willing to bet that she supervised.