Virginia Allen Book Signing
"The Black Angels"
at The Staten Island Ballet

Join Virginia Allen, a nurse at Sea View Hospital from 1947-1957 and subject of The Black Angels:  The Untold Story of the Nurses Who Helped Cure Tuberculosis as she recounts and answers questions about The Black Angels - The intrepid women who risked thier lives caring for the city's poorest - 1,800 patients at Staten Island's Sea View Hospital - and aided in the 1951 clinical trial of a breakthrough tuberculosis treatment.  
Book signing to follow.  
Bring your book or purchase book at event.  
A limited number of books will be available for sale at the event.  
Proceeds benefit the Staten Island Ballet and the Staten Island Museum.   

May 19, 2024 
Sunday, 2 pm  5 pm
Reservations necessary, Limited Seating
$10 per person
718 980 0500

Staten Island Ballet Studios

460 Brielle Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10314 

The Staten Island Ballet is a 501 (c) (3) not for profit cultural entity.  
Donations are tax deductible as per IRS rules.