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Barbara Logan Tunis Fonds

Call Number / Archival Reference Number: 
MUA MG3048
STEM Field: 
Nursing
Description: 

Fonds comprises research notes, bibliographies, manuscripts, edited typescripts and proofs for In Caps and Gowns. 

Biography/Administrative History: 

Born in Vancouver, B.C., Barbara Logan Tunis, graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1944 with a Public Health Diploma. She received her nurse's training at the Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, British Columbia and served in the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps from 1944 to 1945. Entering McGill in 1945, she was one of the first individuals to obtain a Bachelor of Nursing degree in 1946. In 1966, the McGill University Press published her history of the School for Graduate Nurses, In Caps and Gowns: The Story of the School for Graduate Nurses McGill University, 1920-1964.

Date(s): 
1960-1966
Province: 
QC
Hosting Institution: 
McGill University
Collection Contact: 
refdesk.archives@mcgill.ca
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