Bites and Bits of History: Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association
Thursday, March 17, 2022 @ 12:00 pm
Join the Mahoning Valley Historical Society on Thursday, March 17 for their Bites and Bits of History. Dr. Marcelle Wilson, Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor Site Manager will present “Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association: A Legacy of Dignity, Strength, and Caring, 1966-2018”. This free presentation begins at noon at the Tyler History Center.
This talk will chronicle the history of the YGDNA, the first nurses’ union in Ohio and the second in the country from its inception over a wage dispute in 1966 to the hospital’s closing just four years ago.