Archives & Special Collections

In addition to the artifacts and some documents, memorabilia, and ephemera housed in the School of Nursing, UConn’s Archives and Special Collections (housed in the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center) hosts several archives related to nursing history including:

  • Connecticut League for Nursing Records (1952-2003)
  • Connecticut Nurses Association Records (1893-1996)
  • Connecticut Training School for Nurses Records (1891-1964)
  • Dolan Nursing History Collection (1833-1993)
  • Herrmann Nursing History Collection (1904-2007)
  • Wilcox College of Nursing Records (1907-2007)

More information here:

In addition, Archives and Special Collections provides this digital exhibit:


For more information contact:

Betsy Pittman, University Archivist
Archives & Special Collections
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
University of Connecticut Libraries
405 Babbidge Road Unit 1205
Storrs, CT 06269-1205 USA

Phone: 860.486.4507
Fax: 860.486.4521

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