Isabel Adams Hampton Robb (1860-1910) was an American nurse theorist, author, nursing school administrator and early leader. She was the superintendent of nurses at the Illinois Training School and the John Hopkins School of Nursing. She became the first president of the Society of Superintendents of Training Schools for Nurses (forerunner of the National League for Nursing) and the Associated Alumnae Association ( forerunner of the American Nurse Association ).
The Great Migration -- "Lydia Monroe of Ringold, Louisiana, is a student nurse at Provident Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Her father is a machinist at the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company."Photo by Jack Delano, March, 1942