School of Nursing - 1931
Twelve nurses from St. Patrick's hospital were graduated on June 12, 1931 in commencement exercises held in the Loyola auditorium. Speaking on the history of nursing, which started with the famous British nurse, Florence Nightingale. Walter Pope, Missoula attorney, gave the principal commencement address. Dr. H.C. Smith was chairman of the evening's program, which opened with musical numbers.
Top row: Ella Scharf; Mable Johnson; Elsie Aronson;
Second row: Donna Oberg; Claire Johnson;
Third row: Margaret Jelenik; Christine Gregory;
Fourth row: Viola Hernon; Lucy Peiro;
Bottom row: Eleanor Anderson; Lorene Berg; Helen Scott.