Canadian Archive of Women in STEM

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Trinity Western University
Description
The fonds consists of records that document the activities and functions of the School of Nursing, including correspondence, minutes, and reports.
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Nursing
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Queen's University
Description
The fonds consists of a few pieces of correspondence pertaining to Dr. Funnell's death as well as her certification by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario; plus a crayon portrait of her as a young woman. There are also certificates and diplomas from her time at Queen's Univeristy, notebooks containing medicinal recipes, autographs and bible studies, and photographs of Ada and her sister Rose. Also included are two syringe cases, with syringes, a silver prescription scale by Dr. C.H. Fitch and a portable electro-medical apparatus, patented by A. Gaiffe, philosophical instrument maker.
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Medicine
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Queen's University
Description
The fonds consists of three articles (one typscript, two published) titled 'The Bryophyte Colletion of the Fowler Herbarium,' 'Aquatic Macrophytes in the Bay of Quinte, 1972-1982,' and 'Root Iron Plaques and Metal Uptake by Wetland Plants.'
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Biology
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Queen's University
Description
The article details the story of the readmission of women to Queen's University Medical School after the Second World War.
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Medicine
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University of Montreal
Description
The fonds documents Alice Girard's professional career. It includes, among other items, correspondence, press clippings, a slide show entitled Alice Girard Retrospective, as well as two scrapbooks. The fonds also includes documents related to the death of Alice Girard.
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Nursing
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Queen's University
Description
The fonds consists of correspondence, lecture notes, speeches, articles, and memoirs as Professor of Astronomy and Dean of Women (1939-59) at Queen's University; President of the International Federation of University Women. Included is an article by Douglas titled, 'Symbols in Stone' which was printed in the Queen's Review August, 1952. Also included is correspondence with Albert Einstein and others concerning Sir Arthur Eddington.
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Astrophysics
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Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds contains the records of the Women's College Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Association dating from 1918 to 2011. The fonds is arranged into 19 series and includes newsletters, financial records, meeting minutes, Association by-laws, annual reports, fundraising records, scholarship records, committee records, histories, and registers.
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains one paper authored by Anila Maskeri as part of her studies toward achieving her Masters of Education from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE).
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains materials authored and co-authored by Anna Stahmer in her role as Senior Associate with the Ryerson International Development Centre. Fonds has been divided into two series - papers and reports.
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Trades and Technology
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Queen's University
Description
This series, part of the Green Family fonds, consists of correspondence, photographs, and publications relating to Annie Green's time as a nurse during WWI.
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Medicine
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Victoria University
Description
The fonds consists of Augusta Stowe-Gullen’s records pertaining to her activities as a medical doctor and a suffragette, and to her personal life; of Frederick Cecil Gullen’s records pertaining to his family’s history; and of Agnes Gullen's records pertaining to her personal life and family activities. It consists of three series.
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Medicine
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of one paper and one article authored by Kelsey.
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Information technology
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Concordia University
Description
This fonds provides information on Bernice Goldsmith’s teaching activities at Concordia as well as her research interests in environmental impact assessment governance and laws, and environmental protection. The fonds includes course materials, research files, daily activity agendas, conference reports and notes, correspondence, and publications.
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Engineering
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Library and Archives Canada
Description
Fonds consists of meeting minutes of the directors, the executive committee, and of the membership; annual reports of the executive committee; bound scrapbooks consisting of newspaper clippings, programs, invitations, and photographs.
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Nutrition
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Library and Archives Canada
Description
The fonds consists of the correspondence of the Society.
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Nutrition
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains a paper co-authored by Carole Chauncey on Information Technology Management.
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Information technology
Hosting Institution
University of British Columbia
Description
Fonds consists of 20 lab notebooks (1966-1970) containing notes from Caroline Astell’s PhD studies. The notebooks include the results of her studies with Michael Smith in the area of oligonucleotides beginning about May 1968.
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Microbiology
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of a paper authored by Catherine Middleton. Published in the Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology. An earlier version of the paper was presented at the 11th Australian Conference on Information Systems held in Bribane in 2000. It won the Best Paper Award.
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Information technology
Hosting Institution
University of Waterloo
Description
Fonds consists of material accumulated by Catherine Taylor throughout her career as a nurse. Includes correspondence, certificates, clippings, an autograph book, and other material. Correspondents include Viscountess Eleanor Sandhurst, wife of the Lord High Chamberlain of England and Lady-in-Waiting to the Queen, and Sir Thomas J. Lipton.
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Nursing
Hosting Institution
University of British Columbia
Description
Fonds consists of material about the development of the home economics program at UBC, the general historical growth of the field and some miscellaneous Canadian Home Economic Association materials (1952-64). Fonds includes a set of Black's diaries for the period between 1920 and 1942 as well as extensive correspondence from Black to her family particularly while abroad (1937-38, 1953, and 1958-59).
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Home Economics
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
This collection consists of correspondence received by Dr. Marion Hilliard prior to a summer trip overseas on the Europa. The collection also contains a portfolio believed to belong to Dr. Hilliard. The correspondence, which includes note cards and letters, contains well wishes for the trip. The correspondence is undated, but is addressed to Dr. Hilliard, and so is assumed to be from between when she graduated from medical school in 1927 and her death in 1958.
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Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Hosting Institution
Simon Fraser University
Description
The collection consists of handwritten class notes and reprints from Maggie Benston's first offering of the course, 'Women, Science and Technology,' (WS 204-3). The collection consists of one file.
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Chemistry
Physics
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of a paper presented at the 22nd annual conference of the Canadian Society for Studies in Education, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, June, 1994.
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Biology
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
This file contains a paper co-authored by Deborah I. Fels and presented at NSF/Multimedia '95 Workshop on Adaptive Multimedia Technologies for People with Disabilities, Friday, November 10, 1995 in San Franciso, California.
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Information technology
Hosting Institution
Simon Fraser University
Description
The fonds of the Department of Psychology consists of records made and received in the course of administering the department, providing instruction, and promoting research. Activities and topics documented include policy and procedures development; the planning, initiation and administration of curriculum and programs; departmental meetings research achievements; student activities; and faculty appointment, promotion and tenure deliberations. Includes correspondence, minutes, reports, policies, faculty employment records, and other documents.
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Psychology
Hosting Institution
University of Waterloo
Description
Collection consists of F.W. Wegenast's material relating to the trial of Dorothea Palmer. It contains correspondence, manuscripts, typescripts of court examinations, arguments used in court, research materials, documents, printed and published items, and clippings relating to the case Rex vs. Palmer.
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Nursing
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds contains two files related to the administrative work of Dorothy Macham as Executive Director at the Hospital. The files include the administrative journal of Dorothy Macham used during her time as Executive Director (Superintendent) of Women's College Hospital. The journal contains entries dated March 18, 1946 to September 8, 1975. Additional files include 2 binders of work related to committees including the 'New Building Committee,' discussing the building of Burton Hall.
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Nursing
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds consist of records created and used by Dr. Keyl during her appointment as Director of the Village Clinic between 1965 and 1974. Documents include copies of Clinic procedures for the diagnosis and treatment of disease, correspondence related to the operation of the Clinic, as well as copies of research papers and media clippings related to the study of venereal diseases. Also included are Dr. Keyl's handwritten drafts from her own research and presentations.
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Medicine
Hosting Institution
Queen's University
Description
Registration and Examination Tickets, Ladies Medical College.
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Medicine
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The collection contains of records of Dr. Jean Davey Flatt mainly related to her military appointment in the Royal Canadian Air Force. Some records relate to her resignation as Chief of Medicine, her Order of Canada appointment, and teaching at Women's College Hospital. The collection consists of correspondence, memos, a speech, a program, and teaching slides dating from 1941-1944, 1964, 1967-1968, 1973. The collection is arranged into four files: correspondence; documents collected from Library and Archives Canada related to Dr. Davey; Order of Canada program; teaching slides belonging to Dr. Davey.
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Medicine
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds consists of the professional correspondence of Dr. Yvonne de Buda. Much of the correspondence has to do with issues Dr. de Buda had with accessing patient records. Other topics of the correspondence include medical equipment, Women's College Hospital's admission policy, responses to requests for medical records, and concerns regarding Dr. de Buda's position at Women's College Hospital and status at the University of Toronto. The fonds also includes a copy of the Public Health Act dated June 1979.
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Medicine
Hosting Institution
University of Saskatchewan
Description
This fonds contains correspondence, minutes, reports, articles, drafts, notes, and clippings pertaining to the academic and personal lives of Nisbet and Fowler, and the research and findings of their colleagues in the international geological community. Specific topics include komatiities, plate tectonics, global warming, Third World debt, science education in Canada, Zimbabwe, Archaean geology, origin of life, and the environment.
STEM Field
Geology
Hosting Institution
University of Saskatchewan
Description
This fonds contains personal correspondence and professional and academic materials relating to Simpson's career at the University, including memorabilia relating to student life in the late 1920s and later material relating to the history of the College of Home Economics; as well as material pertaining to the life and activities of Simpson's sister, P.W. Rowles; husband, G.W. Simpson; and her husband's first wife, M. Simpson. The bulk of the material regarding M. Simpson is a collection of prints and printing blocks illustrating the campus of the University of Saskatchewan.
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Agriculture
Hosting Institution
Dalhousie University
Description
The Edith Zillig Sheep Fonds includes published and unpublished papers, correspondence, reports, pamphlets, booklets, monographs, magazines, newsletters, photographs, filmstrips, and objects. Most of the material was not created by Edith Zillig. However, the collection does reflect Mrs. Zilligís work within the Nova Scotia sheep industry. It was created by various governments, councils, associations, companies, and universities, both within and outside of Nova Scotia.
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Agriculture
Hosting Institution
University of British Columbia
Description
The fonds consists of 15 incoming letters from Ethel Johns (1948-1950, 1961-1965), Director of Nursing Services and Education at Vancouver General Hospital and coordinator of the new nursing program at UBC. Under Johns’ guidance the five-year program leading to the B.Sc. (Nursing) was established. The fonds also includes biographical information and records relating to various awards presented to Flanagan including an honourary doctorate from McGill University (1977).
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Nursing
Hosting Institution
Simon Fraser University
Description
Fonds consists of records made and received by Elinor Ames. Correspondence consists of two files concerning the hiring of Dr. Ames, negotiations about the renewal of her contract, and her concerns about the administration of the Psychology Department. Other files contain samples of departmental publications and course materials such as exams.
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Psychology
Hosting Institution
Dalhousie University
Description
Fonds consists of manuscripts of papers and addresses in addition to published articles. This fonds also includes general notes, correspondence, and biographical sketches of Dr. Kilpatrick.
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Medicine
Hosting Institution
University of Waterloo
Description
This fonds documents a social and family history spanning almost one century. It revolves primarily around three women: Elizabeth Smith Shortt, and her daughters, Muriel Clarke and Lorraine Shortt. The fonds contains family correspondence, 1880 - 1970, general correspondence 1876-1970, manuscripts, diaries, typescripts, pamphlets, clippings and photographs. Correspondence includes Cecil B. and Senator E.D. Smith, the Smith and Shortt family letters, Adam and Elizabeth Shortt love letters, but primarily correspondence during and after the war period between Elizabeth, her daughters Muriel and Lorraine, until Elizabeth's death in 1949. Letters follow Elizabeth Smith through Queen's University, her role in formation of the Queen's Medical School for women, her concern with local and national councils of women, and a variety of clubs, commissions, and organizations. Correspondents includes Augusta Stowe-Gullen, Dr. Jennie K. Trout, Eliza Fitzgerald, Lady Ishbel Aberdeen. Also present are 15 manuscript diaries kept by E. Smith Shortt covering the period from 1872-1932 (typescript available for first 8 diaries). Diaries 1892-1911 are memoirs of Shortts' European trips. 23 diaries or day books kept by Lorraine Shortt from 1912-1943 are also present. The fonds contains also approximately 50 manuscript addresses, reports and speeches given by Elizabeth Shortt, as well as speeches by Lorraine Shortt. About 100-150 pamphlets and leaflets on a variety of subjects document Elizabeth's interests and activities, especially war period and restoration, National Council of Women, Mother's Allowance Commission, etc. Also present are clippings from 1800-1960, original and photocopied newspaper and magazine clippings and articles arranged under about 50 headings dealing with the Shortt and Smith families, and with a multiplicity of organized groups that formed at the turn of the century. Miscellaneous documents include notebooks of Elizabeth Shortt's subjects at Queen's Medical School, certificates, records of investments, bank records, war medals, autograph books, and scrapbook belonging to the family. Photograph albums and approximately 100 loose photographs of family and friends complete this fonds.
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Medicine
Hosting Institution
University of Saskatchewan
Description
This fonds contains material relating to issues of nutrition, home economy, rural life and consumer advice. It includes material relating to the Federated Women's Institutes of Canada and various branches of the Saskatchewan Women's Institutes, together with documentation created during Emmie Oddie's career and voluntary service interests. Additionally, this fonds contains material created by, collected by, or about Emmie's mother and sister, and their careers.
STEM Field
Food science
Hosting Institution
University of British Columbia
Description
Fonds includes correspondence, reports, minutes, notes, photographs, drafts of Johns' unfinished autobiography and related papers, and manuscripts of a considerable number of her articles and speeches the majority of which were published. Among the letters here included are those which Johns wrote to Eileen C. Flanagan during the period 1949-1967, and which the latter has donated.
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Nursing
Hosting Institution
Trinity College, University of Toronto
Description
This fonds consists of photocopies of records that document her military career, and photographs pertaining to the life, education and military career of Ethel Blanche Ridley.
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Nursing
Hosting Institution
Dalhousie University
Description
Fonds consists of a paper entitled 'My Family and Other Relations,' which was presented to the Academy of Medicine in Toronto, 1975.
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Medicine
Hosting Institution
Simon Fraser University
Description
Collection consists of biographical information on the Palmers including an article from SFU Comment magazine; a binder (refiled in folders) on the history of the Department of Chemistry prepared by Evelyn T. Palmer; a group of files about the Albert Einstein Memorial Lecture Series (files F-182-0-0-0-4 to F-182-0-0-0-25 ) as well as reel-to-reel tapes and cassette recordings of the lectures; and a binder (refiled in folders) on various Faculty of Science lecture series organized by the Palmers. Collection includes correspondence, programs, posters, publications and other documents
STEM Field
Chemistry
Physics
Hosting Institution
Library and Archives Canada
Description
This fonds consists of photocopies of an extract from the diary of Dr. Ruth Young. The extract concerns her 1934 Canadian tour where she examined public health nursing conditions and organisations. She undertook the tour on behalf of the Rockefeller Institute.
STEM Field
Medicine
Hosting Institution
Library and Archives Canada
Description
Fonds consists of the following series of textual records: Federation records, 1939-1973; correspondence, 1942-1974; annual meetings and reports, 1949-1973; membership reports and correspondence, 1949-1963, 1967-1970; newsletters, 1950-1958, 1964-1980; Medical Women’s International Association, 1950-1975; Maude Abbott Scholarship Loan Fund, 1940-1974; subject files, n.d.; and clippings and scrapbooks, n.d. Fond also consists of one series of photographs.
STEM Field
Medicine
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds contains the records of Florence Martin Hollinshead dated 1911-1915, as well as copies made in 1973. The fonds consists of a letter, a newspaper clipping, a photograph, and a notebook belonging to Florence Hollinshead.
STEM Field
Nursing
Hosting Institution
University of British Columbia
Description
The fonds consists of lectures, papers, proposals, reports, correspondence, clippings, published materials, photographs and one audio tape relating to Rice's research and publishing activities, her work with various professional associations, and advocacy for the professional regulation of midwifery in B.C. The fonds also contains correspondence, reports, memoranda, minutes and other administrative records from Rice's involvement with the Nurse Midwifery Service at Grace Hospital. The fonds has been arranged into the following series: Education (1980-1, 1993); Published Writing, Proposals, Lectures and Research Materials (1977-2002); Nurse Midwifery Service (1983-1991); Professional Associations (1976-1992); Professional Regulation of Midwifery (1978-1999, predominant 1987-1997); UBC Midwifery Degree Program (2000-2001) and Audio (1997).
STEM Field
Nursing
Midwifery
Hosting Institution
University of Montreal
Description
This fonds includes the manuscript of Andrée Yanacopoulo's book on Hans Selye. It contains documents used for her research: Budapest map, press kits, various articles, Hans Selye's bibliography, correspondence, and administrative files. It also includes interviews with former Selye collaborators (60 interviews on 47 tapes with their transcripts). It also contains textual records and 6 audio cassettes on her research on Mr. Henri Ellenberger (psychiatrist. 1905-1993).
STEM Field
Medicine
Hosting Institution
University of Waterloo
Description
Fonds consists of material relating to the activities, career, research and and writings of Anne Innis Dagg. Files contain extensive annotations and commentary by Anne Innis Dagg.
STEM Field
Zoology
Biology
Hosting Institution
Queen's University
Description
The fonds consists of correspondence, notes, subject files, and lecture outlines for most of her teaching career. The bulk of the fonds is professional papers relating to Dr. Worsley's career as a computer specialist and university teacher.
STEM Field
Mathematics
Information technology
Hosting Institution
University of Montreal
Description
The fonds documents Claire Morin-Gauthier's training, professional career and relationships. The fonds consists mainly of correspondence files, course notes, research notes, botanical notebooks and press clippings and photographs.
STEM Field
Zoology
Biology
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of papers authored or co-authored by Woit.
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Computer science
Mathematics
Hosting Institution
Trent University
Description
Two removable flash memory devices containing Dr. Mathias' PhD dissertation as well as digital images, slides, and photographs linked to archaeology work conducted by Mathias in Newfoundland, Qatar and Afghanistan. The dissertation provides context for the images.
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Archaeology
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds contains records related to the life and family of Dr. Florence Marguerite Hill. Material within the fonds specifically includes photographs of the Hill family dating back to the 1880s, school records and awards from F. M. Hill's time as a student at North Toronto Collegiate Institute from (1932-1936), school records from the University of Toronto related to her completion of a Masters of Arts degree in Psychology in 1941 and a Doctorate of Medicine degree in 1952. The fonds also contains records and photographs related to F.M. Hill’s military career in the Canadian Women’s Army Corps at home and overseas during the Second World War and also her medical career at Women's College Hospital. Some material relates to the Dr. F. M. Hill Honorary Trust Fund, F. M. Hill Chair in Academic Medicine and the annual F.M. Hill Lecture. The fonds also includes various awards presented to Dr. Hill throughout her career. The fonds includes a variety of professional portraits of F. M. Hill taken throughout her life, her military medals, Faculty of Medicine Class of 1952 gold medal from the University of Toronto, graduation photographs, military medals and photographs, Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee medal, Order of Canada medal and Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee medal. The fonds is arranged into seven series: Hill family records; North Toronto Collegiate Institute student records of F. M. Hill; student records of F. M. Hill related to the University of Toronto; military records of F. M. Hill; records of Dr. F. M. Hill related to Women's College Hospital; awards and accolades presented to Dr. F.M. Hill; and items collected by F. M. Hill.
STEM Field
Medicine
Psychology
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds contains the primarily professional records of Dr. Jessie Gray and is comprised of correspondence and speeches. Obituaries have been added to the fonds. The fonds is arranged in 11 series: submissions to publications; correspondence; directories; panel discussion on general practitions; speeches, 1940-1949; panel discussion; speeches, 1950-1959; speeches, 1960-1969; Science Council of Canada; retirement and obituaries; and diplomas.
STEM Field
Medicine
Surgery
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds consists of records created and/or collected by Dr. Lavina Lickley, primarily between 1989-2002. The fonds contains material related to the proposed merger of Women's College Hospital and the Toronto Hospital Corporation (1989), the proposed closure of Women's College Hospital (1997), and the amalgamation of Sunnybrook & Women's College Health Sciences Centre (1998). Material also relates to the Department of Surgery, the Henrietta Banting Breast Centre and Dr. Lickley's study of Tamozifen and Raloxifene (STAR). The fonds consists of Sunnybrook & Women's College Health Sciences Centre environmental scans, media clippings, reports, presentation handouts and research papers. The fonds is arranged into seven series: S&W environmental scans; Women's College Hospital – Toronto Hospital Corporation merger media clippings and hospital response; Women's College Hospital department of surgery reports; memorabilia collected by Dr. Lavina Lickley; presentation material of Dr. Lavina Lickley; media Clippings collected by Dr. Lavina Lickley; and research papers written by members of the Henrietta Banting Breast Centre.
STEM Field
Medicine
Surgery
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds contains the professional records of Dr. Lois Plumb and includes correspondence, lecture notes, plans, by-law amendments, and annual reports. The fonds is arranged into 5 series: administrative documents; correspondence regarding teaching psychology at the University of Toronto; lecture notes; professional certificates; and correspondence related to medical appointments.
STEM Field
Medicine
Psychiatry
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds contains the records of Dr. Lynn From from 1980-2004. The fonds consists of correspondence, reports, minutes, journal articles, and financial records related to Dr. From's work in the Division of Dermatology and architectural drawings related to the establishment of the Dr. Ricky Schachter Dermatology Centre. The fonds also includes correspondence, reports, minutes, draft agreements, copies of legal affidavits and promotional buttons primarily related to Dr. From's position as President of the Medical Staff Association and to the amalgamation of Sunnybrook and Women's College Hospital. The fonds is arranged into five series: publications written and collected by Dr. Lynn From; dermatology; Women's College Campus Medical Staff Association; records related to the amalgamation of Sunnybrook and Women's College Hospital; and Women's College Hospital related promotional buttons.
STEM Field
Medicine
Dermatology
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds consists of the professional and personal papers of Dr. Marion Powell dating from 1968-1997. The fonds is arranged into 18 series and contains correspondence, reports, journals, newsletters, newspaper and media clippings, books, statistical data, conference programs, video cassettes, audio cassettes, samples of contraceptives, pharmaceutical company literature, slides and literature searches.
STEM Field
Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Hosting Institution
Trent University
Description
Fonds pertains to the work of Hazel Bird and her involvement with the Eastern Bluebird restoration project in Northumberland County. Included are 30 bird box observation journals, publications and newsletters of the Willow Beach Young Naturalists and the Willow Beach Field Naturalists, newspaper articles and information regarding the development of the bluebird project, statistical records, reports, and educational materials. The bird box observation journals also include notes about native flowers and other birds observed when checking the boxes. Also included are hundreds of letters which were sent to the Willow Beach Field Naturalists Club of Port Hope and to Bird requesting copies of the pattern and specifications of the bluebird nest box mentioned in two newspaper articles, Toronto Telegram, 14 May 1971 and Toronto Star, 19 September 1972; in these letters, many authors provide details of their experiences with bluebirds in various Ontario locations. Also included is a removable USB memory stick containing maps and lists which pertain to the locations of bluebird sightings/boxes referred to in the various statistical records and reports.
STEM Field
Biology
Ornithology
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of materials authored, and courses given by Farah Shroff in her role as professor in Ryerson's Midwifery School.
STEM Field
Public Health
Midwifery
Hosting Institution
University of Saskatchewan
Description
This fonds contains materials relating to Moss's career with the University, with particular emphasis on issues surrounding local and international issues relating to the role of women; to teaching in an academic environment; and to continuing education and extension activities.
STEM Field
Home Economics
Agriculture
Hosting Institution
Simon Fraser University
Description
Fonds consists of materials documenting mainly the personal life of the Halpern family but also includes some records relating to George's and Fanny's scientific and professional interests. Activities and topics documented include the Halperns' emigration to Canada, George's scientific research and business enterprises, his work with Brock House (a senior citizen's centre), Ida's community interests, and Fanny's medical career in China.
STEM Field
Medicine
Psychiatry
Neurology
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds consists of records related to the administration of Women's College Hospital from 1913-2013. The fonds is arranged into 27 series and contains meeting minutes, agendas, correspondence, annual reports, financial statements, budget records, agreements, forms, memoranda, terms of reference, surveys and survey reports, floor plans, brochures, letterhead, manuals, operating and strategic plans, mission statements, legal records, clinical and departmental studies, proposals, statistical reports, organizational charts, application forms, certificates, programs, workbooks, invitations, newsletters, staff directories, amalgamation records, personnel policies, media clippings, and presentations.
STEM Field
Medicine
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds in comprised of articles, stories, and a book authored by Welsh. Also in the fonds is student work.
STEM Field
Food science
Home Economics
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains a single workbook for use in PLS 101 and PLS 201 - Human Physiology. Courses taught by Kay Aoyama.
STEM Field
Physiology
Nursing
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains articles and papers authored and co-authored by Marilyn B Lee.
STEM Field
Food science
Biology
Hosting Institution
Trent University
Description
Fonds includes reports and photographs pertaining to Susan Neale’s archaeological studies and career in the field of archaeology. The materials focus on Ontario, Nunavut, and England and include photographs and slides taken by Neale of Hambledon Hill, Edmund Point, Nettilling Lake, and Roche Bay. Many of the Roche Bay photographs are of lithics analyzed by Neale for her Trent University Master’s thesis. Also included in the fonds are personal, academic, and family records.
STEM Field
Archaeology
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
This fonds contains three articles/papers written or co-written by Vivienne Whitworth.
STEM Field
Chemistry
Biology
Hosting Institution
University of Ottawa
Description
This fonds consists of material relating to the Women of Impact in the Canadian Materials, Metallurgy, and Mining Fields oral history research project. It contains audio and video interviews of 18 women pioneers and leaders in the fields of mining, metallurgy and materials. It also contains interview transcripts, and the Women of Impact book which profiles each of the interviewees.
STEM Field
Mining
Metallurgy
Hosting Institution
University of Montreal
Description
This fonds documents Gabrielle Clerk's academic and professional career. It contains course files: syllabus, course notes, examples of assignments and examinations, documents relating to the evaluation and recommendation of students. It includes documents relating to educational activities and initiatives, files relating to participation in committees, conventions, and conferences. The fonds includes records concerning the Department of Psychology and the organization of the Counselling Service. There are also files on activities outside the Université de Montréal, research files, publication files and correspondence with various francophone institutions. The fonds also contains résumés, documents of appointment to the Université de Montréal, certificates of employment and the text of Ms. Clerk's doctoral thesis on the short-comings of the use of interviews and Rorschach test. Finally, there are diplomas and certificates, photographs of participation in the International Congress of Psychoanalysis in Vienna (1971), as well as other documents attesting to her professional activities.
STEM Field
Psychology
Hosting Institution
University of British Columbia
Description
Fonds consists of biographical information about Watney, copies of her B.A. (1923), M.A. (1926) and Ph.D. (1933) theses, teaching material, correspondence, copies of publications and photographs.
STEM Field
Zoology
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
This fonds contains papers and an article authored and co-authored by Grace Luk. All authored during her career in Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering specialty) at Ryerson University.
STEM Field
Environmental engineering
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains a single article, originally written in Latvian, authored by Guna Blums. The article was translated by Baiba Blums.
STEM Field
Psychology
Hosting Institution
University of Ottawa
Description
This fonds consists of material relating to the International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists (INWES). It contains correspondence and notes, minutes, reports, and financial documents related to INWES conferences and meetings. It also contains documents related to ICWES conferences, affiliated organizations and conferences, and individual members of note. 
STEM Field
Engineering
Science
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of an article authored by Isolde Daiski and published in The Canadian Nurse.
STEM Field
Nursing
Hosting Institution
University of Montreal
Description
The fonds covers various aspects of Jacqueline Laurin's career. The fonds contains correspondence, conference texts, manuscripts, course files, subject files, research files. It also contains documents relating to Jacqueline Laurin's degrees and her doctoral thesis.
STEM Field
Nursing
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains one article 'The Early Ecole Polytechnique as Encyclopeadic School'.
STEM Field
Trades and Technology
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains reports, papers, and journal articles authored or co-authored by Judith Waalen. The majority of the work was written and published while she was the Director of the Centre for Quality Research at Ryerson and when she was a professor in the division of Graduate Studies and Research at Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College.
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Psychology
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains articles, papers, and presentations authored and co-authored by Judy Britnell before and during her time at Ryerson University in the School of Nursing.
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of one paper co-authored by June Wu.
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Engineering
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Simon Fraser University
Description
Fonds consists of records relating to Braid's life and work as a student, teacher, carpenter, and writer. The first five series from Braid's first donation in 1995 are comprised primarily of interview material relating to Canadian women in trades, in the form of sound recordings, transcripts, notes, and drafts of profiles generated by Kate Braid in the course of four projects: her Master's thesis (1978-1979); a convention in Holland and subsequent trip to Denmark (1984); the Labour Canada booklets (1988); and the CBC Ideas program (1990). Also includes some correspondence, logbooks and published reference material. The next series from several additional accruals in 2009 to 2013 consist of records arising from many aspects of Braid's life. These records include drafts and notes from Braid's writing, projects for CBC Ideas, women in trades, her company, Sisters Construction, and other writing and teaching projects. There is also a large series of correspondence, including letters and emails (printed out) between Braid and other writers, her family, and business correspondents. Finally, there is a series of Braid's diaries, which she has kept regularly from the 1960s to 2012.
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Trades and Technology
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains papers and book chapter authored and co-authored by Kathryn Woodcock.
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Engineering
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains articles authored and co-authored by Kathy Gates.
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Nursing
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University of Winnipeg
Description
Fonds reflects two key facets of Dr. Kerr’s career with the University of Winnipeg, and is divided into two corresponding series. First is her role in the Faculty Association’s Committee on the Status of Women, a body that examined gendered discrimination, particularly in terms of salary, among the University’s faculty and staff. The second is her involvement in the fields of childhood psychology and child care: both her administrative and scholarly activities through the University of Winnipeg’s Developmental Studies program, as well as her participation on government committees such as the Child Care Education Program Approval Committee. Fonds is divided into two series that correspond to these two facets. The first series is comprised primarily of records from the surveys conducted by the Committee on the Status of Women, including data and the compilations and reports generated therewith. It also includes some research materials related to the status of women. The second series is comprised of correspondence, records of meetings, and reports, primarily generated by the University of Winnipeg Department of Psychology and Senate and the Manitoba Department of Education. Also includes some research materials related to child psychology and child care.
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Psychology
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University of British Columbia
Description
Fonds consists of biographical material, diaries, correspondence, photographs and memorabilia. Of particular interest is the large volume of letters written by Holland to her mother from June 1915 to July 1917 from overseas.
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of a report authored by Butler for the Centre for Instructional Research at Ryerson.
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Psychology
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Queen's University
Description
The fonds consists of architectural drawings and accompanying project files reflecting the solo career of Lily Inglis including projects she undertook in England, Italy, Philadelphia and Kingston. The drawings consist of tracing paper originals, pencil sketches, diazotypes, acetates, sepia diazoa and black line prints of a variety of different sizes.
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Architecture
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of papers, an article and a book authored and edited by Linda Cooper. Fonds has been divided into series based on content - Papers, Articles, and Books.
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains papers written and co-written by Lisa Anderson during her time as co-ordinator of the Women in Engineering Office at Ryerson. Papers were created for various conferences
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Engineering
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Library and Archives Canada
Description
This fonds focusses on Dr. Smith’s work with the Canadian Field-Naturalist; the relationship between the Ottawa Field Naturalist Club and the Canadian Field-Naturalist; and her research for the Canadian Women Natural Scientists exhibit for the National Museum of Natural Sciences (now the Canadian Museum of Nature).
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Environmental science
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University of Saskatchewan
Description
This fonds contains material relating to the personal and professional life of Luise Herzberg, including materials relating to her childhood and schooling; family documents; materials relating to her parents, Paul and Elsbeth Oettinger, correspondence with her sister, Lotte Thurnauer; and materials received or collected by her son Paul Herzberg. The fonds contains substantial material relating to Luise’s scientific work, including correspondence with international colleagues, and reprints of her articles.
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Astrophysics
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University of British Columbia
Description
The fonds consists of biographical information, correspondence, publications, news clippings, photographs, awards, reports, diaries and ephemera which belong to or were written/created by Lyle Creelman.
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains a single paper co-authored by Julian Carvalho.
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Physics
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University of British Columbia
Description
The fonds consists of the following series: correspondence (1916-1972), speeches (1926-1935), writings (1920-1962) and miscellaneous material (1898-1974).
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Nursing
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Wilfrid Laurier University
Description
The MacCorkindale Fonds includes a collection of Florence Chandler’s letters, diaries, photos, and drawings from the First World War. Included also is a photo album from Catherine Mae MacCorkindale (1923-2012), John and Florence’s daughter, which depicts her service in the Women’s Royal Canadian Naval Service in the Second World War. Catherine would marry RCAF Flight Lieutenant Allan Harold Bartlett (1922-2005).
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Nursing
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Simon Fraser University
Description
Fonds consists of records reflecting the academic and personal interests of Maggie Benston. The fonds is arranged in 5 series: Research files, Women's Caucus, Subject files, Publications, and Personal documents.
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Chemistry
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of papers, articles, presentations, and correspondence created or collected by Gosha Zywno. All materials created during her time at Ryerson University.
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Electrical engineering
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University of British Columbia
Description
The fonds consists of records which document the historical development of the School of Rehabilitation Medicine. It includes the following series: Cooperative Committee Towards a School of Rehabilitation Medicine (1956-1961), course and curriculum notes (1961-1963), correspondence (1962-1973), and printed/published material relating to occupational therapy and rehabilitation medicine.
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Occupational therapy
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Queen's University
Description
The fonds consists of World War I photographs of Nursing Sisters at Branscombe and Bermondsey Military Hospitals, England, 1914-18.
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Nursing
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University of British Columbia
Description
Materials in the fonds include memos, correspondence, notes, proposal papers, publications and copies of publication, as well as slides and photographs. Some materials are originally from the Campus Planning Office.
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Geography
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Queen's University
Description
Fonds consists of a biography and letters covering her nursing education and subsequent career following graduation with a Bachelor of Science Nursing - ist Class from Queen's University at Kingston (1947).
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Nursing
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University of British Columbia
Description
The fonds consists of records generated during Street's writing of the biography of Ethel Johns. It includes correspondence (1969-1974) with publishers and the Canada Council which funded the project; transcripts of interviews with students, friends and associates (1969-1970); copies of Johns' addresses and publications (including portions of an unfinished autobiography); and draft manuscripts for the book Watch-Fires on the Mountains.
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Nursing
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University of Northern British Columbia
Description
Fonds reflects, predominately, Ainley's research as a professor at the University of Northern British Columbia and her administration of the Women's Studies Program at the University of Northern British Columbia. Her research is arranged by project into eleven subseries. Research material includes: photocopies of publications and archival material, correspondence, bibliographies, research interviews, transcripts, draft manuscripts and other records. A series of personal records, arranged according to type, includes: correspondence, diplomas and photographs. The women’s studies administrative material is arranged according to the major activities with which Ainley was involved and includes: meeting minutes, memoranda, reports, correspondence and other records. A series of electronic records relating, predominately, to Ainley’s research includes: draft manuscripts, conference proceedings, bibliographies, transcripts, correspondence, curricula vitae and other records.
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Ornithology
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University of Waterloo
Description
File consists of materials relating to the personal and professional life of Marie Stopes as well as to the history of birth control. Includes biographical materials, articles and ephemera related to birth control, correspondence, and ms. drafts of a biography of Stopes. Included as Section 7 are the research notes compiled by Stopes' biographer, Ruth Hall. These notes were presented to the Library by Dr. John Griffin, who had received them from Hall.
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Medicine
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Queen's University
Description
Fonds consists of scenes of her time as a student at Queen's University, and the Biological Station at St. Andrew's, New Brunswick.
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Biology
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Library and Archives Canada
Description
This fonds consists of scripts for radio commentaries prepared and broadcast by Dr. Rotenberg over CBC between 1939 and 1964, reflecting her concern about the status of women, as well as her interests in science, education, social welfare and foreign affairs.
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Mathematics
Physics
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University of Ottawa
Description
This fonds offers an insight into Monique Frize's education, career development as a biomedical engineer, professional activities as a professor, and on her research fields of interest and expertise. Most of the archival material are in the form of textual records, but it also includes a large number of audio and video tapes that documented interviews with Monique Frize, speeches, conferences and products that she had created. Certificates, award plaques and framed photographs illustrate many awards and distinctions received by Monique Frize during her career. The fonds also contains various versions of manuscripts and resource materials mostly for the publication of the books The Bold and The Brave: A history of women in science and engineering (2009) and Laura Bassi and Science in 18th Century Europe (2013).
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Biomedical engineering
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McMaster University
Description
The fonds consists of three scrapbooks containing among other things: mimeographs of daily orders, and nominal rolls; photographs, including wounded soldiers after the Dieppe raid, hospitals, British countryside scenes, and Italian scenes including the Amalfi coast and Rome letters and cards newsletters, newspapers, including The Maple Leaf and The Red Patch and news clippings, programs, invitations, realia, including medals, identification bracelet, and a piece of shrapnel.
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Nursing
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University of Calgary
Description
Fonds consists of material gathered and created by Norma Stowe during her time of service during WWII in the South African Military Nursing Service. Stowe sent letters home from both South Africa and Cairo where she was stationed as a nurse working for the South African Army. These letters are arranged chronologically in the Correspondence series. Photographs, which were likely originally sent as enclosures, are arranged in the Photographs series. Other material, including ephemera, certificates, and military documentation, is arranged in thematic series corresponding to the folders in which the material was received into the archives.
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds consists of a paper and a report authored by Pamela Hitchcock.
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Architecture
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University of Winnipeg
Description
Fonds is comprised of records from the full lifespan of the Prairie Women’s Health Centre for Excellence, from its early conception as a proposal within the Centres of Excellence for Women’s Health Program, through the full breadth of its career in women’s health research and advocacy, to the end of its funding in 2013 and closure. The majority of the fonds is related to PWHCE’s primary function, sponsoring and producing original scholarship about women’s health and health policy. The organization funded and published over two hundred research projects on a variety of women’s health subjects, and the records include the published reports from this research as well as the background documentation from its planning, administration, and production. In addition to its own research, PWHCE also acted as a supporting partner and funding body for the research of other community and health organizations and as a participant in academic conferences and government advocacy. The fonds includes records from these activities as well. Finally, the fonds includes records related to the administrative and organizational history of PWHCE itself, such as the minutes of its Board of Directors, yearly work plans, policy documents, and strategic planning; as well as records from its relationship to the greater Centres of Excellence for Women’s Health program and the other Centres of Excellence across Canada, and the provincial and federal government bodies that provided their funding.
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Public Health
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains papers, reports, and articles authored by Rena Mendelson. Material created by Mendelson in her role as Director of and Professor in the School of Nutrition, Consumer, and Family Studies at Ryerson University.
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Nutrition
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University of British Columbia
Description
Fonds contains records pertaining to the separate careers and personal lives of both Verna Huffman Splane and Richard Splane, and their life together as a couple. Work records reflect Richard’s work in Alberta, his time in the RCAF, and his lengthy career in the federal government as well as Verna’s work for WHO, the federal government, and as a faculty member at UBC and the University of Victoria. These records include government reports, meeting minutes and agenda, correspondence, articles, course outlines and notes. Personal records reflect both Richard and Verna’s social lives and interest in social welfare outside of their careers. These records include correspondence, curriculum vitae, photographs (print and digital), notes, articles and publications, meeting minutes and agenda, and certificates. The records reflecting Richard and Verna’s joint life has been arranged into eight series: Chief Nursing Officers Study, Home and Social Life, Personal Correspondence, University Hill Congregation, Social Welfare Work, Honours and Awards, Photographs, and Audio-visual. The fonds also includes two sous-fonds: the Richard Beverly Splane sous-fonds and the Verna Huffman Splane sous-fonds.
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Nursing
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Concordia University
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The fonds provides mainly information on Dr. Rose Sheinin’s research and teaching activities at the University of Toronto and on her career as a university administrator at Concordia University. The fonds includes course material, lectures, research files, reports, articles, press clippings and correspondence.
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Biochemistry
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Trent University
Description
This collection consists of 278 slides taken by Rosemary McConkey during her work as a nutritionist in Malaya (1962) and in Nigeria (1965). McConkey was part of a team of medical personnel and scientists from the University of Ohio who undertook surveys of nutritional needs in these two areas. McConkey has supplied a detailed listing of the slides and has also included a 45 r.p.m. recording of the national anthem of Malaya 'Negara Ku,', six books relating to the two areas and a map of Malaya. A complete listing of all slides prepared by Rosemary McConkey is available in the Reading Room.
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Nutrition
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains articles written and studies conducted by Sandra McBride.
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Medicine
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University of British Columbia
Description
The fonds consists of records from the School of Nursing, most of which had been accumulated in the course of office administrative activity, and some of which had been collected for the purpose of writing a history of the School. The fonds is arranged in the following series: Office Files (1942-1991), History of Nursing at UBC (1919-1965), School of Nursing Golden Jubilee (1969), Elizabeth McCann's Project Files (1980-1981), and Photographs (including a scrapbook) (1940-1969).
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains articles and research studies co-authored by Sharon Wilson.
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Nursing
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains a single paper written by Shirley Christo entitled 'How Intergenerational Educational Travel Experiences May Facilitate Increased Senior Participation in Education and Decrease Dropout Rates'. Paper presented at the Third Global Classroom Conference.
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Nursing
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Simon Fraser University
Description
The fonds of the Society comprises records made and received in the course of administering the organization and carrying out its functions and programs. Geographically, SCWIST activities centre primarily on British Columbia. Activities documented include Annual General Meetings and monthly Executive Board meetings; administration of the Resource Centre; funding and financial management; liaison with other bodies; conferences and networking events; educational outreach programs; advisory work; advocacy and public relations. Records include constitution and by-laws; meeting agendas and minutes; correspondence; financial summaries and reports; presentations, reports and briefs; handbooks, manuals and publications; photographs; and audio recordings of Society conferences and workshops.
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Psychology
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University of Northern British Columbia
Description
Collection consists of 1 document on lichens entitled 'Common Lichen of the Prince George Area and Their Importance to Caribou,' prepared by Susan Stevenson for Northwood Pulp and Timber Limited, British Columbia Fish and Wildlife Branch.
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Biology
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University of Ottawa
Description
This fonds contains material relating to the SWAP group from its formation in 1976 until 2008 and is mostly textual along with some electronic records. It contains administrative records such as meeting minutes, correspondence and financial records and reports as well as member award nominations and SWAP Institute conferences.
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Psychology
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University of Saskatchewan
Description
This fonds contains records mainly related to Sylvia’s time as Lieutenant Governor, with correspondence, invitations, clippings, photographs and memorabilia. It also includes documents from her career as a physicist including correspondence, notes, and clippings. Clippings, photographs, and correspondence relating to Sylvia’s involvement in sports is included – predominantly curling and golf, but also fishing, baseball, basketball, and track and field. There is extensive photography and other materials documenting her travels around the world, as well as gatherings with friends and family.
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Physics
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains materials relating to The Wellesley Hospital, The Wellesley Hospital School of Nursing, and The Wellesley Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Association and has been divided into sous-fonds to reflect this.
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Nursing
Medicine
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Simon Fraser University
Description
Fonds consists of records made or received by Thelma Finlayson. Records reflect Professor Finlayson's research interests, teaching activities, administrative service to SFU, and participation in scholarly organizations. Includes correspondence, referee reports, lecture schedules, midterm exams, final exams, marking schemes, laboratory lessons, newsletters, agendas, publications, press releases, newspaper clippings, drawings and graphs.
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Biology
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University of Montreal
Description
This fonds provides information on Thérèse Gouin-Décarie's career and professional activities. The fonds contains the doctoral thesis and academic and honorary degrees of Thérèse Gouin-Décarie and a diploma awarded to Léon-Mercier Gouin, reprints, articles and newspaper clippings, correspondence, course notes, examinations, research sheets and conference texts delivered by Mme Gouin-Décarie. It also contains an autograph booklet including a drawing by Jean Cocteau and an autograph by Jean Gabin. The fonds also contains session files of the Council of Universities, documents of scientific societies in Canada, the United States and Europe and documents testifying to Ms. Gouin-Décarie's participation on various committees. A sound recording 'Aujourd'hui la science' and video recordings and photographic documents complete the collection.
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Psychology
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University of Ottawa
Description
The collection of documents represents the work that Valerie Overend carried out in order to encourage girls and young women to embrace non-traditional careers. It offers insight into her advocacy work and the training she provided to women in trades, technology, science and engineering. This collection mainly consists of textual documents and videos. It includes publications, training programs, curricula, workshop materials, survey and reports, and essays.
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Trades and Technology
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Simon Fraser University
Description
The fonds of the Vancouver Women in Trades Association consists of records created and received in the course of administering the organization and providing support and advocacy for women working in trades and technology in the Vancouver area. Activities documented include annual and monthly meetings; office administration and funding; liaison with other groups; advisory work on vocational curricula; outreach projects; and advocacy around specific issues. Document types include constitution, minutes, correspondence, logbooks, worksheets, policy statements, briefs, reports, speeches, questionnaires, and photographs and illustrations. The fonds also contains published reference material, whose publication dates in some instances precede the foundation of the Association itself.
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Trades and Technology
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Ryerson University
Description
This fonds contains a paper and journal articles written by Vivian Caplan, both regarding computer assisted instruction.
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Physiology
Hosting Institution
Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains papers, reports, articles, book chapters, correspondence, and a book written by Wendy Cukier. Majority of the topics relate to Information Technology and Telecommunications.
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Information technology
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University of Northern British Columbia
Description
Fonds consists of 1 copy of a typed transcript featuring Winnifred Emily Warner Russell (née Large) being interviewed by her daughter Bev Christensen. Content of transcript includes the topics of nursing training in Vernon (1923-26) and nursing in Grace Hospital in Vancouver, and General Hospitals in Prince George, Prince Rupert, and Smithers up until 1957.
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Nursing
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Women's College Hospital
Description
The collection is comprised of records related to Woman's Medical College and the Ontario Medical College for Women. The collection consists of correspondence and a copy of the 1905 Torontonensis (University of Toronto yearbook).
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Medicine
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Ryerson University
Description
Fonds contains records related to the Women in Engineering Committee and the Discover Engineering camps offered through the committee.
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Engineering
Hosting Institution
University of Ottawa
Description
This fonds provides insight into how women in non-traditional work were coping in the 1980s in the Toronto area. The records show how the women in this organization struggled to have their voice heard in the federal and provincial arena. There are significant federal and provincial correspondence that highlights the issues of pay equity, child care legislation and Canadian Human rights actions. The records include correspondence, membership and funding records as well as reports, conference material and newsletters. There are also photographs showing women working in trades.
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Trades and Technology
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Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds consists of the records of the Women's College Hospital Board of Directors dating from 1899-2015. The fonds contains minutes of the Women's College Hospital board of directors meetings and board committee meetings, board correspondence, hospital by-laws, board membership lists, annual reports, annual meeting minutes, early board fundraising campaign records and publications, board orientation manuals and hospital event records, including invitations, programs and guest books.
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Medicine
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Women's College Hospital
Description
The fonds consists of the records of the Women's College Hospital School of Nursing. The fonds is arranged into 15 series and contains graduation ceremony invitations, ceremony programmes, yearbooks, minutes, brochures, informational handouts, certificates, lecture notes, policies, newsletters and histories.
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Nursing
Hosting Institution
Women's College Hospital
Description
This collection contains the records of graduates of the Women's College Hospital School of Nursing. In addition to material related to their training at the School of Nursing, the collection also includes information related to missionary work and military service. The collection consists primarily of textual records, but it includes a small number of photographs and artefacts. The collection is arranged into 56 series. Individual series are named with the convention of using the married name of the individual plus the maiden name and class year in parentheses.
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Nursing
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