9 December 2004: “Tiffany” white nursing uniform (belonged to daughter-in-law Sandra Joyner). Gift of Louise Ordess.
20 October 1997: 8 textbooks for student nurses. Gift of Louise Ordess.
1 March 1997: First Lieutenant’s bars, Watts Hospital School of Nursing coffee mug. Gift of Louise Ordess.
6 February 1997: diploma from Watts Hospital Training School for Nurses, NC Board of Nurse Examiners certificate, military discharge and separation papers, photograph, service ribbons, public health nurse’s bag, 2 pins, public health nurse’s cap, Watts Hospital nurse’s cape. Gift of Louise Ordess.
Gift of Louise Ordess
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Mary Louise Brantley Ordess Papers (CD 01.46),The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Processing revised by Ashley Williams, 2015
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