NC Public Health Nurses funded by the American Red Cross 1922

The following information  (names added in 2019) was sent by Miss Mary Rose Batterham, RN to the offices of the American Red Cross
Public Health Nurses in North Carolina (at present Dec. 18, 1922) working as follows :
 
(Please see county links for more information and news clippings about these nurses)
County Nurses
Type of Services
Financed by
Supervised By
Working With
Gaston County/
Miss Davis (White)and then MIss Alice Ward (White)
 
Joint
R. C. Chapter & Federal & State subsidy.
Red Cross & State Board Health.
Red Cross Chapter.
Cabarrus County/
Joint
County; Kings’ Daughters & Red Cross.
Red Cross & Board of Health
County Health Dep’t
Moore County  Miss Craft (White)
Joint
R.C. Chapter & County
Red Cross & St. Board H.
Red Cross Chapter
Moore County Mrs Carrie E Broadfoot (African American)
Red Cross Chapter
Personal subscription
Red Cross & St. B. H.
Chapter
Nash County/
Lucia Freeman (White)
Joint
Chapter and county
Red Cross & St. Bd. H.
Chapter
Lincoln
Joint
R. C. Chapter, Kiwanis Club & Federal & State subsidy
State Bd. Health and Red Cross
Chapter
Guilford
Dorothy Hayden (white)
Joint
County; Federal & State subsidy & Red Cross
St. Board Health & Red Cross
Chapter
Lenoir
Georgia King (African American)
Marie Farley (White)
Miss Simpson (white)
Chapter
Red Cross
Red Cross
Co. Health Dep’t
Wilson
Martha C. Newman  (white)
Chapter
Red Cross
Red Cross
Co. Health Dep’t
Henderson
Pearl Weaver (white)
Joint
Chapter & Federal & State Subsidy.
Red Cross & State Bd. Health
Chapter
Person
Joint
Chapter and Federal & State Subsidy
Red Cross & St. Bd. Health
Chapter
Rockingham
Joint
Chapter & County
Red Cross & St. Bd. Health
Chapter
Edgecombe
Joint
Chapter & Co.
Red Cross
Co. Health Dep’t
Union
Joint
Chapter & Co.
Red Cross
Co. Health Dep’t
Catawba
Mrs. G.W. Wkilburn (white)
Not R.C.Serv.
Co. & State & Federal
State Bd. Of Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TOWN OR TOWNSHIP NURSES:
County Nurses
Type of Services
Financed by
Supervised By
Working With
Highlands (Macon County)
 
Magaret Harry
Joint
Red Cross & Delando Memoria N.
Red Cross
Chapter
Hickory
Joint
Red Cross & Met. Life Ins. & Personal subscript.
Red Cross & St. Bd. Health
Chapter
Rocky Mount
Chapter
Red Cross
Red Cross
City Health Dep’t
Thomasville
Joint
Chapter & Personal subscriptions
Red Cross
Co. Health Dep’t
Lexington
Joint
Chapter, Co.& Rotary Club
Red Cross
Co. Health Dep’t
Wilmington
Chapter
Chapter
Red Cross
Health Department
Dunn
Joint
Chapter & City Council
Red Cross
Chapter
Newbern
Chapter
Red Cross
Red Cross
Health Dep’t
Belmont
Joint
Private Subscriptions
Chapter
Chapter
Burlington
Chapter
R. C. Chapter
Red Cross
Chapter
                                      (Vacancy but hunting a nurse to fill it now)
 
OTHER COUNTY NURSES TO START JANUARY 1922
County Nurses
Type of Services
Financed by
Supervised By
Working With
Perquimaus
Joint
Red Cross & State, & Federal
R. C. Chapter & St. Bd. H.
Chapter
Rutherford
Not R.C.
County & State Federal
State Board Health
Chapter
 
NOTE: The “State Board Health Supervision” referred to means Division of Public Health Nursing.