UBC School of Nursing Hall Display:

Signing of the Gift Agreement with UBC Library Rare Books and Special Collections - January 24, 2020  Geertje Boschma, Francis Mansbridge, Nan Martin and Krisztina Laszlo

Due to Covid 19 pandemic the regular display cases have not been accessible for changing nor this agreement completed.

 

 

 

 

Hall Glass Cabinet Display: 

"Pageant of Nursing History" donated by Sheila Zerr

VGH Pattison Building Displays:

Honours VGH Graduates serving in WWI& WWII

Photo Credit Kathy Murphy

This display was created by Norma Guttormsson and  honours the VGH School of Nursing graduates who served in the two world wars. There were a total of 178 with 54 in WWI  and 124 in WWII.

The breakdown by forces was Army 55, Navy 10 and Air Force 13 and included the following: Canadian Army Medical Corps, Royal Canadian Navy, Queen Alexandria Military Nursing Service, Royal Canadian Air Force, South Africa Military Nursing Service and the American Nursing Corps.

 

 

Tribute to the Year of the Nurse

This Display created by Norma Guttormsson      Photographs by Kathy Murphy