The records consist of a scrapbook of memorabilia of the Nursing Sisters Association of Canada, World War II period; Royal Army Medical Corps manuals: Training Manual (1935), Notes for Troops Proceeding to North Africa (1943), Health Memoranda for British Soldiers in the Tropics (n.d.), instructions for handling penicillin (n.d.); and two copies of the military magazine, Canada's Weekly (December 1942, May 1944).
The fonds consists of records relating to District Health Nursing in Alberta and includes 2 photograph albums; transcripts of radio programs by Kate Brighty Colley, who became a District Health Nurse in 1919 and began her CKUA broadcasts in the 1930s, and Blanche Emerson, who established child welfare clinics in 4 Alberta cities; articles written by municipal nurses (1920-1979); reports of the District Nursing Branch; The History of the Department of Public Health of Alberta (1935); Guide for the Public Health Nurse: the Infant and Preschool Child (1972); and study documents and reports of the Federal- Provincial Public Health Nursing Conference (1961, 1963, 1965).
Alberta. Department of Health. District Nursing Service
The records consist of one booklet, prepared by Dr. Patricia Valentine: "History of Undergraduate Awards in the University of Alberta Faculty of Nursing," which lists the awards, including title, value, number awarded, start date, conditions, donor(s), and history.
The collection consists of a program of the Mu Sigma Chapter of the International Honour Society of Nursing (1992) and a certificate awarded to Evelyn Henderson; and a calendar and application forms for the Royal Alexandra Hospital School of Nursing (1993-1994).
The fonds consists of one student note book of C. D. Barton, containing summaries of three lectures, April 1-24, 1898. The minutes of one meeting of the Board of Agnes Presbyterian Church are included.
The fonds consists of personal and professional records, including course materials for Masters and PhD studies; materials collected at the Hospital for Sick Children; materials relating to development of the health administration program and the nursing PhD program at the University of Alberta, and to the development of nursing research programs provincially and nationally; correspondence with the Kellogg Foundation; records of work with the World Health Organization; records of her presidency of the Canadian Nursing Association; speeches; publications; photographs.
The fonds consists of a paper based on an interview conducted by Kathryn E. Turner with Mrs. Tayler just before her 100th birthday in 1991, in which she discusses her training days at Galt Hospital School of Nursing, Lethbridge. One calendar produced for the 100th anniversary of the Hospital, and miscellaneous photocopied news clippings which discuss Mrs. Tayler's career complete the collection.