Many thanks go out to those who have made donations to the Special Collections department. All of the items featured in this collection are held as part of the UWM History of American Nursing Collection, most of which has been acquired as gifts. Collection items were donated from the UWM Center for Nursing History, Leslie Bellavance, Inez Hinsvark, Bob Mann, M. Patricia Donahue, and Harriet Werley and others.
This exhibit was created by Katie Stollenwerk, Special Collections intern and graduate student in the School of Information Studies and Department of History. Katie designed, researched, curated, and wrote the exhibit texts for an independent study course about digital humanities and library instruction. Alice Ladrick and Max Yela provided editorial assistance and compositional guidance. The enitrety of the project was was supervised by Max Yela, Head of Special Collections.