Women / Persons ~ P24207

Mary Wainwright Booth

Alternate Names:
  • Miss Booth
Gender: Female
Life Dates: 29 March 1839 - 21 July 1920
  • African American
  • Nurse
Note: Began at Colored Home in 1863; became directress 1876, head of Lincoln Hospital in 1898. Several paragraphs describe Christmas celebrations among nurses under Miss Booth's direction.; gravestone lists the date of her death 19 July
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