Black History in Sapulpa: A Nurse Changing Lives

Black History in Sapulpa: A Nurse Changing Lives

Rachel WhitneyCurator, Sapulpa Historical Museum (Editor’s note: This story first appeared in the Sapulpa Times Print Edition for February 27th, 2022. It’s the final installment on a short series on Black History in Sapulpa.) In 1941, “Nurse Porter” came to Sapulpa. Only 30 years old at the time she first arrived, Porter was a nurse…