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Timeline Contributors & References

Susan Brandt, PhD
Lecturer
University of Colorado - Colorado Springs
Department of History
J. Margo Brooks Carthon, PhD, FAAN,RN
Assistant Professor
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing
Karen Buhler-Wilkerson, PhD, FAAN, RN (1944-2010)
Professor of Community Health Nursing
Director Emerita, Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing
Cynthia A Connolly, PhD, FAAN, RN, PNP
Associate Professor of Nursing
Faculty, Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing
Patricia D’Antonio, PhD, FAAN, RN
Carol E. Ware Professor in Mental Health Nursing
Chair, Department of Family and Community Health
Director, Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Katy Dawley, CNM, PhD, FACNM
Program Director
Midwifery Institute
Philadelphia University
Julie A Fairman, PhD, FAAN, RN
Professor of Nursing
Director Emerita, Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing
Sandra Beth Lewenson, EdD, FAAN, RN
Professor of Nursing
Pace University
Lienhard School of Nursing
Joan E Lynaugh, PhD, FAAN, RN
Professor Emerita of Nursing
Director Emerita, Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing

Barbra Mann Wall, PhD, FAAN, RN
Thomas A. Saunders III Professor of Nursing
Director, The Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry 
University of Virginia School of Nursing

 

Jean C Whelan, PhD, RN (1949-2017)
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing
 

 

References

Books and Manuscripts

  • Aikens, Charlotte. Hospital Management. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1985.

    Austin, Anne. History of Nursing Source Book. New York: Van Rees Press, 1957.

    Brown, Esther Lucile. Nursing for the Future. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1948.

    Buhler-Wilkerson, Karen. No Place like Home: A History of Home Care in the United States. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001.

    Burgess, May Ayres, ed. Nurses, Patients, and Pocketbooks: A Study of the Economics of Nursing. New York: Committee on the Grading of Nursing Schools, 1928. Reprint. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1984.

    Carnegie, M. Elizabeth. The Path We Tread: Blacks in Nursing Worldwide, 1854-1994. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2000.

    Christy, Teresa. Cornerstone for Nursing Education. New York: Teachers College Press, 1969.

    Committee for the Study of Nursing Education. Nursing and Nursing Education in the United States. New York: Macmillan Co., 1923.

    Committee on the Costs of Medical Care. Medical Care for the American People. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1932.

    Committee on the Grading of Nursing Schools. Nursing Schools Today and Tomorrow. New York: Committee on the Grading of Nursing Schools, 1934.

    Committee on the Function of Nursing. A Program for the Nursing Profession. New York: Macmillan Co., 1950.

    Committee to Study the Prevention of Low Birthweight, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Institute of Medicine. Preventing Low Birthweight Summary. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1985.

    Connolly, Cynthia A., and Joan Lynaugh. Fifty Years at the Division of Nursing United States Public Health Service. Washington, DC: USPHS Division of Nursing, 1997.

    Evans, Diane Carlson. “Transforming Vision Into Reality: The Vietnam Women’s Memorial.” In Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care. 4th ed. Diana J. Mason, Judith K. Leavitt and Mary W. Chafee, 185-200. St. Louis: Saunders, 2002.

    Fairman, Julie. Making Room in the Clinic: Nurse Practitioners and the Evolution of Modern Health Care. New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 2008.

    Fairman, Julie, and Joan Lynaugh. Critical Care Nursing: A History. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998.

    Flanagan, Lyndia. One Strong Voice: The Story of the American Nurses’ Association. Kansas City, MO: The Lowell Press, 1976.

    Franklin, Benjamin. Some Account of the Pennsylvania Hospital, Its Origins, Objects, and Present State. Philadelphia: B. Frankllin and D. Hall, 1754.

    Goostray, Stella. Memoirs: Half a Century in Nursing. Boston : Nursing Archive, Boston University Mugar Memorial Library, 1969.

    Henry, Frederick P., ed. Founders’ Week Memorial Volume. Philadelphia: City of Philadelphia in Commemoration of the Two Hundred and Twenty-fifth Anniversary of its Founding, 1909.

    Johns, Ethel, and Blanche Pfefferkorn. An Activity Analysis of Nursing. New York: Committee on the Grading of Nursing Schools, 1934.

    Jones, Absalom, and Richard Allen. A Narrative of the Proceedings of the Black People During the Late Awful Calamity in Philadelphia in the Year 1793 and A Refutation of Some Censures Thrown Upon Them in Some Late Publications. Philadelphia: Printed for the Authors, by William W. Woodward, at Franklins’ Head, No. 41, Chestnut Street, 1794; https://collections.nlm.nih.gov/catalog/nlm:nlmuid-2559020R-bk.

    Kalisch, Philip, and Beatrice Kalisch. American Nursing: A History. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004.

    Keeling, Arlene. Nursing and the Privilege of Prescription, 1893-2000. Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, 2007.

    Kelly, Lucille A. Kelly’s Dimensions of Professional Nursing. 9th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003.

    Larrabee, Eric. The Benevolent & Necessary Institution. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1971.

    Lynaugh, Joan, and Barbara Brush. American Nursing. Malden. MA: Blackwell Publishers, Inc., 1996.

    Lysaught, Jerome. An Abstract for Action. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1970.

    McClure, Margaret, and Ada Sue Hinshaw, eds. Magnet Hospitals Revisited: Attraction and Retention of Professional Nurses. Washington D.C.: American Nurses Publishing, 2002.

    Newell, Hope. The History of the National Nursing Council. New York: National Organization for Public Health Nursing, 1951.

    Nutting, M. Adelaide. Educational Status of Nursing. Washington D.C.: Washington Government Printing Office, 1912; http://pds.lib.harvard.edu/pds/view/2573514.

    Porter, Roy. The Greatest Benefit to Mankind. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1998.

    U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment. Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Certified Nurse-Midwives: A Policy Analysis. (Health Technology Case Study 37), OTA-HCS-37. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, December 1986.

    National League for Nursing. Department of Diploma and Associate Degree Programs. Report on Hospital Schools of Nursing, 1957. New York: National League for Nursing, Inc., 1959.

    Reverby, Susan. Ordered to Care: The Dilemma of American Nursing, 1850-1945. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1987.

    Roberts, Mary. American Nursing: History and Interpretation. New York: Macmillan Co., 1954.

    Robinson, Victor. White Caps: The Story of Nursing. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1946.

    Sarnecky, Mary. A History of the U.S. Army Nurse Corps. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999.

    Schultz, Jane. Women at the Front: Hospital Workers in Civil War America. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2004.

    Thoms, Adah. Pathfinders: The Progress of Colored Graduate Nurses. New York: Kay Printing House, Inc., 1929.

    Wright, Florence Swift. Industrial Nursing For Industrial, Public Health, and Pupil Nurses, and For Employees of Labor. New York: Macmillan Co., 1919.

Journal Articles

  • Abdellah, Faye, and Josephine Strachan. “Progressive Patient Care.” American Journal of Nursing 59 (1959): 649-655.

    “A Comprehensive Program for Nationwide Action.” American Journal of Nursing 45 (1945): 707-713.

    “American Nurses’ Association’s First Position on Education for Nursing.” American Journal of Nursing 65 (1965): 106-111.

    Craig, LeRoy. “Opportunities for Men Nurses.” American Journal of Nursing 40 (1940): 666-670.

    Crummer, Kenneth. “Men Nurses.” American Journal of Nursing 28 (1928): 467-469.

    Fagin, Claire. “The Shortage of Nurses in the United States.” Journal of Public Health Policy 1 (1980): 293-311.

    Falk, I.S. “Some Lessons from the Fifty Years Since the CCMC Final Report, 1932.” Journal of Public Health Policy 4 (1983): 135-161.

    Gross, Samuel. “Report of the Committee on the Training of Nurses.” Transactions of the American Medical Association 20 (1869): 161-174.

    Haupt, Alma. “The Government’s Subcommittee on Nursing.” The American Journal of Nursing 42 (March 1942): 257-263.

    Haupt, Alma. “The Government’s Subcommittee on Nursing.” The American Journal of Nursing 42 (August 1942): 899-903.

    Henrietta, Sister. “A Famous New Orleans Hospital.” The American Journal of Nursing 39 (1939): 249-256.

    Hine, Darlene Clark. “The Ethel Johns Report: Black Women in the Nursing Profession, 1925.” Journal of Negro History 67 (1982): 212-228.

    W. B. Kouwenhoven, Dr. Ing, James R. Jude, and G. Guy Knickerbocker. “Closed-chest Cardiac Massage,” Journal of the American Medical Association 173 (1960):1064-1067.

    Leininger, M.M., D.E. Little, and Doris Carnevali. “The Professional Nurse, Responsible, Accountable, Reaching Out and Taking an Active, Frontline Position in Primary Health Care.” American Journal of Nursing 72 (1972): 1274-1277.

    Lynaugh, Joan. “Nursing the Great Society: The Impact of the Nurse Training Act of 1964.” Nursing History Review 16 (2008): 13-28.

    Marchione, Joanne, and T. Neal Garland. “An Emerging Profession? The Case of the Nurse Practitioner.” Journal of Nursing Scholarship 29 (1997): 335-337.

    Nelson, Sophie. “Tasks Accomplished.” The American Journal of Nursing 48 (1948): 756-758.

    O’Hanlon, George. “Men Nurses.” The American Journal of Nursing 34 (1934): 16-19.

    Perkins, Barbara Bridgman. “Economic Organization of Medicine and the Committee on the Costs of Medical Care.”American Journal of Public Health 88 (1998): 1721-1726.

    Ross, Joseph. “The Committee on the Costs of Medical Care and the History of Health Insurance in the United States.”Einstein Quarterly 19 (2002): 129-134.

    Rubenfeld, M., Rosemary Donley, Eugenia Falinski, Betsey Herpin, Primrose Horn, and Susan Walker. “The Nurse Training Act: Yesterday, Today, and…” American Journal of Nursing 81(1981): 1202-1204.

    Safriet, Barbara J. “Health Care Dollars and Regulatory Sense: The Role of Advanced Practice Nursing.” The Yale Journal on Regulation 9 (1992): 417-488.

    Scott, Jessie. “Federal Support for Nursing Education 1964 to 1972.” American Journal of Nursing 72 (1972): 1855-1861.

    Scott, Jessie. “Three Years with the Nurse Training Act.” American Journal of Nursing 67 (1967): 2107-2109.

    Staupers, Mabel. “Story of the National Association of Colored Graduate Nurses.” American Journal of Nursing 51 (1951): 222-223.

    “The National Nursing Council Reports.” American Journal of Nursing 46 (1946): 816-819.

    Yett, Donald. “The Nursing Shortage and the Nurse Training Act of 1964.” Industrial and Labor Relations Review 19 (1966): 190-200.