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Abel, Emily K.


Limited Choices

Mable Jones, a Black Children's Nurse in a Northern White Household Emily K. Abel and Margaret K. Nelson. Foreword by Andrea Douglas

When interviewed by the Charlottesville, Virginia, Ridge Street Oral History Project, which documented the lives of Black residents in the 1990s, Mable Jones described herself as a children’s nurse, recounting her employment in New York City in the 1940s and 1950s. Emily Abel and Margaret Nelson,... More