Media Production Intern Ursula Kremer looks into the stories of the nurses, governesses, and tutors that worked to raise and teach Catherine Barker. This team of women were a central part of Catherine Barker's childhood, and it is an honor to share what information we have about them.
Sources used for this podcast include:
Announcement: Cook County School of Nursing Incorporated 1929, Sucessor to the Illinois Training School for Nurses. The School, 1917. https://books.google.com/books?id=77lGAQAAMAAJ&pg=PA47&lpg=PA47&dq=anna+johanni+nurse+chicago&source=bl&ots=zxNsh5QvjX&sig=ACfU3U0Co9k9iUgeT_F4m35b8zsuFOsCNA&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiLi6D8zOLjAhUHQ60KHTjZCrQQ6AEwBHoECAcQAQ#v=onepage&q=anna%20johanni%20nurse%20chicago&f=false. Courtesy of Google Books.
Annual Report, vol. 3. Illinois Board of Nurse Examiners, 1917. https://books.google.com/books?id=tOw0AQAAMAAJ&pg=PA91&lpg=PA91&dq=anna+johanni+nurse+chicago&source=bl&ots=mI4jgwv8mV&sig=ACfU3U1sSn25HNt4wx-QMv-Hticb9IBBOA&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiLi6D8zOLjAhUHQ60KHTjZCrQQ6AEwBnoECAUQAQ#v=onepage&q=anna%20johanni%20nurse%20chicago&f=false. Courtesy of Google Books.
La Porte Weekly Herald Archives. Published October 29, 1908. https://newspaperarchive.com/la-porte-weekly-herald-oct-29-1908-p-6/. Courtesy of Newspaper Archives.
"Our History." University Liggett School. https://www.uls.org/about-us/our-history.
Schryver, Grace Fay. A History of the Illinois Training School for Nurses. Chicago: The Board of Directors of the Illinois Training School for Nurses, 1930. http://libsysdigi.library.uiuc.edu/OCA/Books2009-06/historyofillinoi00schr/historyofillinoi00schr.pdf. Courtesy of the University of Illinois Library.
The American Journal of Nursing, vol. 9. J. B. Lippincott Company for the American Journal of Nursing Company, 1909. https://books.google.com/books?id=mD0nAQAAIAAJ&pg=PA142&lpg=PA142&dq=anna+johanni+nurse+chicago&source=bl&ots=gkYbu9h3y2&sig=ACfU3U0hTJRD2a2hbK2XDTos3zaQXZsstA&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiLi6D8zOLjAhUHQ60KHTjZCrQQ6AEwBXoECAYQAQ#v=onepage&q=anna%20johanni%20nurse%20chicago&f=false. Courtesy of Google Books.
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