There was a time when nursing was celebrated in song and verse. When world famous artists were commissioned to capture nurses on canvas. When nurses were cover girls, wrote advice columns for popular magazines and endorsed products. There was a time when it was bold, noble, and patriotic to be a nurse.
Come see an outstanding collection of Red Cross and wartime posters along with magazine covers, illustrations, advertisements, poems, sheet music and other memorabilia celebrating nurses.
Explore a delightful jumble of dolls, toys and books that inspired thousands to enter the nursing profession.
Relive the romance. Revel in the history that we forgot to remember.