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Exhibit Guide: The Legacy of Public Health in Our Region

This is an online guide to the library exhibit on local public health history developed to coincide with National Public Health Week 2018.

Nursing amid racism, part 1 - Thereasea Elder and Lillian Herron - Tuesday Morning Breakfast Forum Charlotte

Public Health Nurse Blanche Sansom at 2nd Ward School 1941 - Video from

"The Miracle of Hickory" - Melinda Herzog, Executive Director of Iredell Museums - Hickory Museum of Art - February 1, 2015

Manuscript and Photograph Collections at Other Libraries

Digital Collections

The North Carolina Nursing History (NCNH) website produced by Appalachian State University includes documents and reports on public health nursing in Mecklenburg County, and throughout the state:

The Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room Image Collection​ at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library includes images from the past, and of historical sites, in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County.