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Access historical medical collections from the Kentucky and Indiana area.
Man in white lab coat

X-Ray Department School of Dentistry

Man in white lab coat sits with an x-ray machine in his mouth at the Louisville College of Dentistry or University of Louisville School of Dentistry. A second man in a white lab coat stands next to him holding a small device.

Nursing Class Photos

Louisville General Hospital school of nursing class of 1963

The Kornhauser Library Historical Collections holds artifacts and records* from the Louisville General Hospital School of Nursing.  The University tried to implement a Nursing Department in the mid-1950s, but it wasn’t until 1979 that the University developed a viable School of Nursing.   Nursing had always been taught at the hospitals as a vocational / technical discipline.

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