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Lot 0024A
  • Title: Uncle Sam Needs Nurses
  • Authors: Director of the Red Cross Nursing Service Mary Beard, Superintendent of the Army Nurse Corps Julia Otteson Flikke, and Superintendent of the Navy Nurse Corps Sue S. Dauser
  • Publisher: Washington DC: The American National Red Cross
  • Date: 1942
  • Dimensions: 5.7 x 4 inches
  • Unpaginated, 16 pages, illustrated throughout in color.
  • This informational pamphlet was published by the American National Red Cross to recruit women for nursing service in World War II. Information includes qualifications, salary, hours, benefits, and rank for the Army Nurse Corps and the Navy Nurse Corps, the First Reserve of the Red Cross Nursing Service.
  • From the estate collection of Evelyn Monahan, co-author of several books on WWII-era women's military history, with a focus on military nurses.

    No Reserve:
    This lot starts at $1 and has no reserve as a courtesy so that collectors can determine the true market value on this authentic item.

  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $8 to anywhere within the Continental U.S. via USPS Priority Mail with insurance included.
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  • Location: This item ships from Georgia.

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  • Condition

    Very Good

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    Uncle Sam Needs Nurses by Mary Beard

    Estimate $20 - $40Oct 2, 2016