Kee, Salaria, 1917-1990

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Salaria Kea O'Reilly (b. July 13 1917, Milledgeville, GA–d. May 18, 1990, Akron, OH) was an American nurse and desegregation activist who volunteered in both the Spanish Civil War and the Second World War. During the Spanish Civil War she was the only African American nurse working in the Abraham Lincoln Battalion.
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referencedIn Patai, Frances. Frances Patai photograph collection [graphic]. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Fredericka Martin Photographs, 1937-1938; 1970s Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
referencedIn Spanish Civil War album [picture]. University of New Mexico-Main Campus
referencedIn John Gerassi Papers, 1979-1983, 2000s Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
referencedIn John Gerassi Oral History Collection, 1980 Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn Gerassi, John. John Gerassi oral history collection, 1980. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn The, Daily Worker, and, The Daily World, Photographs Collection, Bulk, 1930-1990, 1920-2001 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
referencedIn Frances Patai Photographs, Bulk, 1937-1938, 1937-1996, (Bulk 1937-1938) Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn Gerassi, John. Papers, 1979-1983. Churchill County Museum
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memberOf Abraham Lincoln Battalion corporateBody
associatedWith Briggs, Judson Reynolds, 1906- person
memberOf Communist Party of the United States of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Gerassi, John. person
associatedWith Gerassi, John. person
associatedWith Gerassi, John. person
associatedWith Martin, Fredericka I. person
associatedWith Patai, Frances person
associatedWith Patai, Frances. person
employeeOf Seaview Hospital (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Akron OH US
Milledgeville GA US
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Birth 1917-07-13

Death 1990-05-18

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