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Online Library of Selected Images -- Photo Albums --
(Naval Historical Center Lot # S-581)

J. Beatrice Bowman album, circa 1908-1915 -- pages 22-29

This page provides textual information and thumbnail images for pages 22 through 29 of Navy Nurse J. Beatrice Bowman's 1908-1915 album of her Navy service.

For introductory information on this album, see: S-581 -- General Description.

Notes on text provided with pages:

  • Text entries in quotations are taken from inscriptions hand-written in the album in the locations noted in italics.
  • Text entries without quotation marks are provided by the Naval Historical Center's staff.

    To quickly locate relevant entries: use "Ctrl-f" to open the "FIND" dialog box, type in the subject word(s) you want and click "find next".

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    Left: Page 22
    U.S. Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, "1912"

    Right: Page 23
    U.S. Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, "1912"



    Left: Page 24
    Medical Officers and Nurses of Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, "1912"
    Note: At the time, the Medical Staff of this hospital included: Medical Director Remus C. Persons; Surgeon Karl Ohnesorg; Passed Assistant Surgeons Alfred J. Toulon, Alexander B. Hayward, and George B. Crow

    Right: Page 25
    Nurses of Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, "1912"


    Written at top of photo, 1st line -- "Miss Bowman, Dr. Toulon, Dr. Ohnesorg, Dr. Persons, Dr. Hayward, Dr. Crow"
    2nd line -- "Miss Patterson, Miss Kensingham (?), Miss Snyder, Miss Gorham, Miss Lomax"
    3rd line -- "Miss Wilkins, Miss Alexander"
    4th line -- "Miss Ridgway, Miss Caddus (?), Miss Disert (?)"


    Written at top of photo -- "Miss Kensingham (?), Miss Snyder, Miss Gorham, Miss Bowman, Miss Alexander, Miss Lomax;
    Written at bottom of photo: upper line -- "Miss Patterson, Miss Wilkins, Miss Disert (?)"
    lower line -- "Miss Ridgway, Miss Caddus (?)"

    Left: Page 26
    Naval Hospital, Philadelphia
    Written at bottom of photo -- "Nurses Quarters -- 1912".

    Right: Page 27
    Naval Hospital, Philadelphia
    Written at bottom of photo -- "U.S.N. Ambulance -- -- Sweeney".



    Left: Page 28
    Medical Officers and Hospital Corpsmen at Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, circa 1912.

    Right: Page 29
    Nurses at Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, 1912


    Officer at top left is Medical Director Remus C. Persons. Surgeon Karl Ohnesorg is 3rd from left in top row.


    Written on top left photo -- "J.B.B." (J. Beatrice Bowman)
    On top right photo -- "Mollie Detweiler -- Kathryn C. Doering -- Nellie K. Campbell"
    On bottom left photo -- "Kathryn C. Doering -- Nellie K. Campbell -- Mollie Detweiler"

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    Page made 26 January 2000
    Page reformatted 2 July 2004