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Page 34 – to the wing with her hair ribbon

Kelley Smoot Garrett
Austin, Texas

This page captures the traditional role of women in care-giving and nursing, that formed a keystone of the society during Letitia’s lifetime.

Page 34: the word 'nursed'

Page 34: the word ‘nursed’

With WWI having taught Americans the shared sacrifices a global war mandates, and with WWII already started in Europe, women’s roles in nursing and providing care for the wounded were acutely recognized. Knowing which medicines, which healing techniques, and bandages to apply – all necessary knowledge, and an important part of doing Good Deeds.

Till next week, dear readers…

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