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ID: PC/PC107
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet
expand icon Biographical/Historical Note
Clara Louise Hilligass was a 1908 graduate of the St. Luke’s Hospital Training School for Nurses in St. Louis. During WWI, she joined Base Hospital 21 (the base hospital associated with Washington University) and sailed with the unit to France in May 1917. She served as a nurse with the unit from 1917-1919. After returning to the US, Hilligass worked at University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. In 1942, she became nursing supervisor at Barnes Hospital until retiring in 1955.
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Users of the collection should read and abide by the Rights and Permissions guidelines at the Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives.

Users of the collection who wish to cite items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication must request, sign, and return a Statement of Use form to the Archives.

For detailed information regarding use of this collection, contact the Archives and Rare Book Department of the Becker Library (

Related Materials: See also the Louis Hilligass visual collection (VC322) at the Becker Medical Library.
Preferred Citation: [Item description, Box number, Folder number], Louise Hilligass Papers, Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives, Washington University School of Medicine.
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