Women; Nurses; Maternal health services; Household linens; Cribs (Children's furniture); Children's furniture; African Americans; African American women; New York (N.Y.); Boone, Louise
From Moton Health Center Album (about 1944) At that time segregated. Mrs. Louise Boone is the Public Health Nurse - later Supervisor, CSS East Harlem Health Service.
Annotation on back: M.H.C. #95
ASSISTING IN FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR HOME DELIVERY The nurse makes a final prenatal visit to the home to see that all the necessary supplies are in readiness for delivery at home. She tells the family to be sure to notify her when the baby is born and arranges to visit as soon as the bedside nursing care provided by the Home Delivery Service is completed.