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New October 2020
1. 
 Book: “Remembering the Victoria General Hospital and Nursing School”
Compiled and written by Madeleine McCully McNeil from archival materials, this
149- page book (8.5 x11 inches) is a history of the founding of the VG Hospital
and Nursing School. In it are copies of original hand written minutes and
documents. It describes changes throughout the past 100 years, including nursing
education and nursing practice that changed the subservient role of the nurse, to a
more collaborative one.

How to purchase:

BOOK: “Memories of First Nursing School in Nova Scotia/Victoria General
Hospital Halifax Nova Scotia 1891 – 1995”
Price:$ 34.99 U.S.(approx. $47. Cdn.) from Amazon
Amazon US: @ https://www.amazon.com/dp/192752993X
Amazon Canada: @ https://www.amazon.ca/dp/192752993X


2.
Combatting Spanish Influenza: Focus on pharmacists, pharmacies and drugs. It is available as "open access" for a few weeks via this linkhttps://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1715163520960178  


New  July 2020
                Click below  to see a description of a new book by Gloria Stephens and how to order it.                                                         ĉBOOK DESCRIPTIO 2.DOCX 


New  May 2020

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     AGM and Luncheon at Gloria Stephens' house
June 15, 2019
(click photos to enlarge)

Members attending:
 Allan Tobacca, Ida Berry, Charlene Day, Edie Ward, iris Shea, Dennis MacDonald, Gloria Stephens, Mamie Edmunds, Cynthia Hirschfeld, Eileen Irwin, Betty Walker, Sandra Whynot, Liz Lambie. Missimg from photo Maureen Manuge.

Members attending:
Maureen Manuge, Ida Berry, Charlene Day, Edie Ward,Iris Shea, Dennis MacDonald, Gloria Stephens, Mamie Edmunds, Cynthia Hirschfeld, Eileen Irwin, Betty Walker, Sandra Whynot, Liz Lambie. Missing from photo Allan Tobacca.
                                                                                 







 Yarmouth VON Nurse, 1920s
Photo courtesy Bud Holmes



Highlandview Hospital, 
Amherst, Nova Scotia
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