Southern Historical Collection

UNC Chapel Hill

Southern Historical Collection finding aids related to figures in nursing history.

Margaret Baggett Dolan

Past President of the north Carolina Nurse Association, the American Nurse Association and the American Public Health Association.


Jane Abernathy Plyler

Jane Plyler wrote an MSN thesis in 1980 in which she interviewed 5 public health nurses who practiced in NC in the 1930s and 1940s. Her original tapes of the interviews are housed in the Southern Collection (in Wilson Library on the UNC campus) along with a copy of the thesis.