About Virginia Nursing History
Virginia Nursing History was originally compiled in 2001 by the Joint History Committee of the Virginia Nurses' Association and the Virginia League for Nursing. The site is part of the Virginia Nursing Archives at Virginia Commonwealth University's Tompkins-McCaw Library, and is maintained by Special Collections and Archives.
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Richmond, VA 23298-0582
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- Virginia League for Nursing logo, courtesy of VLN
- Virginia Nurses' Association logo, courtesy of VNA
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