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Lydia Holman - Nursing Mitchell County Back to Health - Mitchell County Historical Society
Lydia Holman came to Mitchell County in 1900 to serve as a private duty nurse for a woman suffering from Typhoid. The woman got well and moved away. Holman stayed for the next 58 years serving the people of Mitchell County. Holman had graduated from the Philadelphia Nursing School in 1892. Between that year, and …