Dorothy Harvey Leonard papers
Held at: University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing [Contact Us]Claire Fagin Hall, 418 Curie Boulevard, Floor 2U, Philadelphia, PA, 19104-4217
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.
Overview and metadata sections
Dorothy Harvey Leonard (1925-2007) was a psychiatric nurse and a Quaker.
She graduated from the Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing in 1946 as a member of the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps. She later received a certificate in Psychiatric Nursing from Pennsylvania Hospital, also earning a M.S. in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania. She worked at multiple institutions, including the Pennsylvania Hospital for the Insane, as an instructor and nursing administrator.
Leonard died in 2007.
Gift of Dorothy Harvey Leonard, 19889 and 1991.
- Bryn Mawr Hospital School of Nursing.
- Chester Hospital (Chester, Pa.).
- Norristown Hospital (Norristown, Pa.).
- Pennsylvania Hospital.
- Philadelphia State Hospital.
- University of Pennsylvania. School of Nursing.
- University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
- Finding Aid Author
- Finding aid prepared by Center staff, updated by Bethany Myers
- Access Restrictions
Restrictions apply. Please contact the Center for more information.
- Use Restrictions
Copyright restrictions may apply. Please contact the Center with requests for copying and for authorization to publish, quote or reproduce the material.