East Texas daughter
|Subject||African American nurses -- Texas -- Dallas -- Biography.
African American women -- Texas, East -- Biography.
African Americans -- Texas, East -- Biography.
African Americans. -- Texas -- History.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Medical. -- bisacsh
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Medical & Surgical. -- bisacsh
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Reference. -- bisacsh
Nurses -- Texas -- Personal Narratives.
Prejudice -- Texas.
In a moving and forthright personal account, the first black woman admitted to a school of professional nursing in Dallas, Texas, recounts her poverty-stricken childhood in East Texas, her struggle to become an R.N., and her professional successes and their toll on her personal life.