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The Alan Gregg Papers

Title:
Letter from F. Elisabeth Crowell to Alan Gregg pdf (108,560 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from F. Elisabeth Crowell to Alan Gregg
Description:
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
2 (108,560 Bytes)
Date:
1930-10-17 (October 17, 1930)
Creator:
Crowell, F. Elisabeth
Rockefeller Foundation
Recipient:
Gregg, Alan
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Rockefeller Foundation.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Education, Nursing
Exhibit Category:
Director of Medical Sciences, 1930-1945
Box Number: 10
Folder Number: 13
Unique Identifier:
FSBBDS
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Transcript:
Oct. 17, 1930
Dear A.G.
I'm a dead little dog--just got in from Santa Margherita via Prague with the Minister's [. . .] re the nursing project to find that the meeting is scheduled for Oct. 29th and 30-- instead of on Nov. as I had thought. So I have dictated some sort of a project and the children are pounding their typewriters and we are going to get something off on the Berengaria to-morrow (18th). I was afraid to wait until the Majestic on Tuesday!
They telegraphed from Prague that the Government had finally come through on the Nursing School and asked me to come up. I left Santa Margherita Sunday night and went directly to Prague getting there Tuesday morning and
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leaving yesterday. Dr. [. . .] and Dr. Pele are as pleased and proud as small boys with new jackknives and the Minister made a good third. The psychological moment had evidently arrived and the School for Social Workers has voted itself out of existence at the end of two years when the new school for public health nurses will be ready to function. Please tell this to I.M.G.
I do hope my project will hold water. If it needs revamping can't you get action so that the Executive Committee can handle the matter. I don't want it help up until next April.
I'm also sending in a memo asking to have the $3,000.00 set aside for the Zagrub[?] school made available.
It is quite possible that both these matters could and can be handled by the Exec. Committee and that I'm getting up the wind for nothing. But I didn't want to take a chance.
Am feeling FINE!
Yours
F.E.C.
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