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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.


  • Creation: 1945, 1962, undated


Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Georgia State University is the owner of the physical collection and makes reproductions available for research, subject to the copyright law of the United States and item condition. Georgia State University may or may not own the rights to materials in the collection. It is the researcher's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and obtain permission from the copyright holder before publication, reproduction, or display of the materials beyond what is reasonable under copyright law. Researchers may quote selections from the collection under the fair use provision of copyright law.

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)

Language of Materials



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.


Files arranged alphabetically.


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 item level, June 2006.

Jewel Dean Moody:
A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University Library
Georgia State University Library
22 June 2006
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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