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Jewel Dean Moody papers

Identifier: W067

Scope and Content of the Papers

The bulk of the items in this collection are memorabilia from Judy Moody's time as a student at Grady including her diploma from January 1945. Other items include photographs, a commemorative history of Grady Memorial Hospital School of Nursing from 1898-1962, and three nursing pins. Of particular interest are her blue and red nursing cape and three white nursing caps.


  • 1945, 1962, undated


Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Biography of Jewel Dean Moody

Jewel (Judy) Dean Moody, originally of Lake Alfred, Florida, was born in 1922. She graduated from Grady Memorial Hospital School of Nursing on January 26, 1945, and later married W.T. Sceals of Waycross, Georgia. She died in 2001.


3.75 Linear Feet (in 3 boxes)

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Jewel (Judy) Dean Moody, originally of Lake Alfred, Florida, attended Grady Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in Atlanta, Georgia. She graduated on January 26, 1945. The bulk of this collection is memorabilia from her time at school including her diploma, a class photograph, her nursing cape, and nursing caps.


W. T. Sceals agreed to donate his late wife's papers to the Women's Collection at Georgia State University. Following his death in July 2002, his sister, Virginia Sceals Warnock of Waycross, Georgia, served as executrix of his estate.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Virginia Sceals Warnock, August 17, 2002.

Online Availability:

Several items have been digitized and are available online at Georgia State University Library Digital Collections.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in Other Repositories

  1. National Conclave of Grady Graduate Nurses collection, 1917-2003 (aarl05-001). Auburn Avenue Research Library, Atlanta, Georgia.

Separated Materials Note

During processing issues of The Grady News were Separated to the Southern Labor Archives Periodicals Collection (L-Periodicals)

Processing Information

Processed by Lesley T. Stone at the file level, June 2006.
Jewel Dean Moody:
A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University Library
Georgia State University Library
June 22, 2006
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Revision Statements

  • 2007: EAD edited by William Hardesty.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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