Public Health Nursing Service of Dayton and Montgomery County
Scope:

The Public Health Nursing Service of Dayton and Montgomery County collection contains professional materials, printed materials, and correspondence.

Professional materials include minutes of the Visiting Nurse Association from the 1920s to the 1970s and minutes from the Fruit and Flower Mission (1906-1920), among other items.

Printed materials include reports, fliers, newsletters, and other items. Reports include Division of Health Annual Reports for the City of Dayton, Ohio from the 1940s to the 1960s; reports of activities by the Visiting Nurse Association from the late 1950s to the 1960s; annual reports by the Public Health Nursing Service; and “Original nurse reports and Board members minutes 1898-1910.”

Fliers include fliers for annual reports from the 1950s to the 1960s and advertising.

Newsletters include Bulletin (1959) and Health by the Division of Health for the City of Dayton, Ohio from the 1960s.

Other printed materials include “Fiftieth Anniversary. The Visiting Nurse Association of Dayton, Ohio. 1899-1949”; “Board and Staff Relationships” from Public Health Nursing by Elizabeth Gordon Fox; “A health and hospital study of the city of Dayton and Montgomery County, Ohio Committee for Health and Hospital Study of Dayton and Montgomery County” (1946); “Standing Orders and Field Guide. Public Health Nursing Service of Dayton and Montgomery County…” (1965); and “What Do the Visiting Nurses in Dayton Do?” (1913) from the Dayton Journal.

Correspondence includes letters from the 1930s to the 1950s.

Associated Subjects
1. Public health nursing – Ohio – Montgomery County – Societies, etc.
2. Minutes – Ohio – Montgomery County
3. Nursing
4. Public health nursing – Ohio – Dayton
5. Public health nursing – Ohio – Montgomery County
6. Public health nursing – Ohio – Dayton – Societies, etc.
7. Reports – Ohio – Montgomery County