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Esther Zocher Freese papers

Identifier: WC-69

Scope and Content

This collection contains photographs and correspondence from Freese's time as a nursing student. The collection also contains correspondence and publications from the school that Freese received after graduation and through the alumnae association. Finally, the collection contains some information about her career as a nurse.


  • 1919-1961


Language of Materials

The records are in English

Biography of Esther Zocher Freese

Esther Zocher Freese (1898-1982) was a graduate of the Bethesda Hospital School for Nurses in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1922.


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The archival collection of Esther Zocher Freese, a 1922 graduate of Bethesda School for Nurses, contains correspondence, photographs and publications relating to her nursing career and the school.

Statement of Arrangement

The Esther Zocher Freese archival collection is arranged by her time as a student and her time as an alumnus of the Bethesda School for Nurses. Within the arrangement, documents are organized by type.

Finding aid for the Esther Zocher Freese papers
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Finding aid prepared by Stephanie Bricking
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Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Cincinnati, Health Sciences Library, Henry R. Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions Repository

Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati Ohio 45267-0574