BAGGARLY, GRADY.
Grady Baggarly papers, 1915-1919 and undated

Emory University

Emory University Archives

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/ckt98


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Baggarly, Grady.
Title: Grady Baggarly papers, 1915-1919 and undated
Call Number:Series No. 211
Extent: 0.25 linear ft. (1 box), 2 oversized paper folders (OP and XOP) and 1 bound volume (BV)
Abstract:The collection includes a photograph album kept by Grady Baggarly, a nurse, related to her time in Blois, France, during World War I as part of the United State Army Base Hospital No. 43, known as the Emory Unit, and to her travels in France, Germany, Italy, and Monaco thereafter. There are also panoramic photographs of the Emory Unit nurses and enlisted men, a photograph of the graduating class of 1915 of the Wesley Memorial Hospital Nursing School, certificates, and newspaper clippings.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in This Repository

Walter Scott McClesky photographs (Series 212)

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Transfer

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Grady Baggarly papers, Emory University Archives, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Kate Stratton, October 2012.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Grady Baggarly, of Barnesville, Ga., served as a nurse in Blois, France, during World War I at United States Army Base Hospital No. 43, known as the Emory Unit. Baggarly was a 1915 graduate of the Wesley Memorial Hospital Nursing School in Atlanta, Ga.

Scope and Content Note

The collection includes a photograph album kept by Grady Baggarly related to her time as nurse in the United States Army at Base Hosptial No. 43, known as Emory Unit, in Blois, France, during World War I. The album includes photographs from Baggarly's travels through European countries, including France, Germany, Italy, and Monaco after the war. There are also panoramic photographs of the Emory Unit nurses and enlisted men, a photograph of the graduating class of 1915 of the Wesley Memorial Hospital Nursing School, certificates, and newspaper clippings.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in chronogical order.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Wesley Memorial Hospital Nursing School class of 1915 photograph and album enclosures
OP1 Photographs of Wesley Memorial Nursing School class of 1915 and United States Army Base Hospital nurses at Camp Gordon, Ga.
1 2 Photograph of United States Army Base Hospital No. 43 nurses and certificate
XOP1 2 Photograph of United States Army Base Hospital No. 43 nurses and enlisted men; Gordon Institute certificate
BV1 Photograph album, 1918-1919 and undated
OP2 Certificate of studies awarded to Grady Baggarly by the Gordon Institute, Barnesville, Ga.
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