Thelma Brown Ward Papers

The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.70
Ward, Thelma (Brown)
Physical description
0.06 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
Thelma Brown Ward Papers (CD 01.70), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Laupus Library History Collections
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Copy of military papers for Thelma Brown Ward and copy of nursing school diploma.

Biographical/historical information

Thelma Brown Ward was born 1930 May 6 in Williamston, North Carolina. She graduated from the Norfolk General Hospital School of Nursing in Norfolk, Virginia in 1951. She served in the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1956 in the Army Nurse Corps as 1st Lieutenant. Ward married Mac Edwin Manning in 1955 and they had Susan, Mac Jr., and Jim. She was still living as of April 2012, when her husband died.

Scope and arrangement

Copy of military papers for Thelma Brown Ward and copy of nursing school diploma.

Administrative information
Custodial History

1997 September 4: Military papers and nursing school diploma. Gift of Thelma Ward Manning.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Thelma Ward Manning

Processing information

Processing revised by Ashley Williams, 2015

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Language of material


Related material

Related artifacts held at The Country Doctor Museum, Bailey, North Carolina.

Container list
Box 1 Folder 1 Thelma Brown Ward Papers, 1951-1956