Shaw, Edith : Edith Shaw family and Provident Hospital photo album, approximately 1923-1943
- Photograph album of Chicago nurse Edith A. Shaw (1910-1993), an African American woman who resided on the South Side of Chicago. Shaw graduated from Provident Hospital's nursing student program in 1932. Photographs in the album include her family, her friends and fellow students, nurses and doctors, and some photos taken in and outside of the hospital. Also includes a lot of candid photography at the beach and with friends, along with some formal portraits of her family and from her sister Pansy's wedding.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Chicago, Photographs
Call Number: Midwest MS ShawE
The Edith Shaw family and Provident Hospital photo album is available in the Special Collections Reading Room (Priority III).