"Philadelphia Health Council Appoints Nurse to Work Among Race"

Title

"Philadelphia Health Council Appoints Nurse to Work Among Race"

Subject

On the appointment of Jane C. Turner, R.N., by the Philadelphia Health Council to assist and develop health clinics maintained by the Negro Bureau.

Description

Miss Jane C. Turner, R.N., was appointed by the Philadelphia Health Council to organize a Negro Health Club. The purpose of this club was to promote the health of the African-American community through educational activities and assisting the development of health clinics maintained by the Negro Bureau.

Creator

Philadelphia Tribune

Source

Philadelphia Tribune

Publisher

WCU, HIS 601/HON 452 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Fall 2014

Date

March 12, 1927

Contributor

Derek Duquette

Rights

Used by permission of the Philadelphia Tribune Company, Inc. All rights reserved. The Philadelphia Tribune, with 130 years of continuous publication, is the oldest newspaper in the United States serving the African-American community.

Format

PDF

Type

Newspaper Article

Original Format

Newspaper

Files

Philadelphia Tribune Nurse to Work Among Race.pdf


Citation

Philadelphia Tribune, “"Philadelphia Health Council Appoints Nurse to Work Among Race",” Goin' North, accessed August 19, 2022, https://goinnorth.org/items/show/167.