Sara Katherine Layton Archer Biographical File

Summary Information

Archer, Sara Katherine Layton
Repository
VUMC Historical Images and Biographies
Title
Sara Katherine Layton Archer Biographical File
Date [inclusive]
1969 - 1982
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Abstract
This file includes several newspaper clippings about Dr. Archer's time at Vanderbilt, especially focusing on her position as Dean of the Vanderbilt School of Nursing.

Preferred Citation

Archer, Sara Katherine Layton. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Dr. Archer became a member of Vanderbilt's faculty in 1969. In 1971 Dr. Archer was chosen as one of the outstanding educators. In 1972 she was chosen to become the new dean of the Vanderbilt School of Nursing and at the same time became the director of nursing at Vanderbilt University Hospital. In 1978 Dr. Archer was named a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing. She resigned from her position as Dean in 1982.

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Administrative Information

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Reproduction Rights

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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Subject Headings

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Nursing
  • VUMC History

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