About Our Site

KGH Museum Exhibit
to be featured at
Appalachian Studies Conference
March 27-29, 2015
ETSU Campus, Johnson City, TN

Watch this space for details!

This site is being developed as a virtual museum/archive and tribute to the amazing women who received their professional training as nurses at the Knoxville General Hospital School of Nursing between the years 1902 and 1956.

We hope you will share your memories or the memories and treasures of women in your life who were among 900 or so students who attended KGH School of Nursing.

With great respect for each of them, and on their behalf, we welcome you.


This site is administered by (Ms.) Billie R. McNamara.  Please click here to send all comments and questions to her.

We regret we are unable to assist you with research into individuals associated with KGH School of Nursing.  However, we will gratefully receive all information you can provide about students and others for our pages.