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Helen Evangeline Banks Harrison papers

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1032
Abstract Helen Evangeline Banks Harrison was born in Hampton, Virginia in 1898, to Issiah and Anna DeCosta Banks. Often called Evangeline, or Vangi, she attended city schools in Charleston, South Carolina, as well as Avery Normal Institute, and Howard University. In 1922 she married Armistead B. Harrison and in 1935, she began working as a clerk in the out patient clinic of Charleston's segregated Hospital and Training School for Nurses. Harrison became Medical Records Librarian...
Dates: approximately 1850-1985

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  • Names: Hospital and Training School for Nurses (Charleston, S.C.) X
  • Names: McFall, Thomas Carr, Dr., 1908-1969 X
  • Subject: African American nurses X
  • Subject: Segregation -- South Carolina -- Charleston X