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Individual Biographies

Cabaniss, Sadie Heath (1865-1921)

Carnegie, Mary Elizabeth (1916-2008)

Delano, Jane Arminda (1862-1919)

Dock, Lavinia Lloyd (1858-1956)

Fenwick, Ethel Bedford (1857-1947)

Goodrich, Annie Warburton (1866-1954)

Henderson, Virginia Avenel (1897-1996)

Maass, Clara Louise (1876-1901)

Mahoney Mary Eliza (1845-1926)

Nightingale, Florence

Noyes, Clara Dutton (1869-1936)

Nutting, M. Adelaide (1858-1948)

Palmer, Sophia French (1853-1920)

Peplau, Hildegard (1909-1999)

Richard, Linda (1841-1930)

Robb, Isabel Adams Hampton (1860-1910)

Roberts, Mary May (1877-1959)

Staupers, Mabel (1890-1989)

Stewart, Isabel Maitland (1878-1963)

Thoms, Adah Belle Samuel (ca. 1870-1943)

Wald, Lillian D. (1867-1940)

Yellowtail, Susie Walking Bear (1903-1981)

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