In celebration of National Nurses Week, we look back at photos from the Rush Archives from the nursing programs and hospitals that eventually became part of Rush University Medical Center.
St. Luke’s School of Nursing Students, Schweppe Memorial Entrance, 1948
A student nurse assists a young Presbyterian Hospital patient in this 1947 photo.
Nurses from St. Luke’s Hospital Training School for Nurses take a cocoa break in 1900
Presbyterian-St. Luke’s nursing students, 1966
Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing capping ceremony, 1956
Nurses at St. Luke’s Hospital, 1951
Class of 1941, Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing
Three nurses at work in the Presbyterian Hospital infant nursery around 1905. One nurse is bathing newborns, while two others prepare an incubator for a premature baby.
St. Luke’s Hospital nursing students, 1949