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Eleanor Wallis Fonds

Media Type: 
Multiple media
Call Number / Archival Reference Number: 
OSLER P215
STEM Field: 
Nursing
Description: 

Fonds consists chiefly of a scrapbook created by Eleanor Wallis, née Eleanor Fisher, while a nurse at the Grenfell Mission in St. Anthony, Newfoundland, as well as diplomas and certificates for her and her husband, the physician Allan D. Wallis.

Biography/Administrative History: 

Eleanor Wallis was born Eleanor Fisher in Philadelphia in 1906. She received her nurse's training in Philadelphia at the Training School for Nurses of the Pennsylvania Hospital in 1929, with a course in pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Date(s): 
1929-1959
Extent: 
Textual records, 1 album, 10 photographs, 13 diplomas
Province: 
QC
Hosting Institution: 
McGill University
Collection Contact: 
osler.library@mcgill.ca
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