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Associated Medical Services Nursing History Research Unit
The Unit is the first funded research unit in Canada dedicated to the history of nursing. The Research Unit will develop, nurture and coordinate the study of nursing history in Canada. The Unit also aims to coordinate the donations of nursing archival sources to appropriate depositories and to maintain a comprehensive bibliography on Canadian nursing history. The AMS Nursing History Research Unit is located in the School of Nursing at the University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Dr. Meryn Stuart, Director.
Dr Jayne Elliott, Research Facilitator/Administrator
Room 3245A, School of Nursing
University of Ottawa
451 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON K1H 8M5
Canada
AMS Nursing History Research Unit

Margaret M. Allemang Centre for the History of Nursing
The Margaret M Allemang Centre for the History of Nursing is an organization open to anyone interested in the history of nursing in Ontario, Canada. Founded in 1993, the Centre works to increase the visibility of nursing's major role in our society. Their newsletter is online.
355 Millwood Road
Toronto, Ontario M4S 1J9
E-mail Dr. Young
Margaret M. Allemang Centre for the History of Nursing

Musee des Hospitalieres de l'Hotel-Dieu de Montreal
Located next to the Hotel-Dieu Hospital, this museum tells the story of the foundation of Montreal and of the exceptional life of Jeanne Mance. Although not a member of the order, she led the work of cloistered nuns who tended the sick in early Montreal beginning in 1644.
201 Avenue des Pins Ouest
Montreal, Quebec H2W 1R5 Canada
Telephone: (514) 849-2919
Musee des Hospitalieres de l'Hotel-Dieu de Montreal

Nursing History Resource Centre
The Nursing History Resource Centre was established in July 1992 through the initial support of the Nurses Association of New Brunswick. The Centre, custodian for New Brunswick nursing's past, has an exhibit area that holds display cases with pin and cap collections, nursing tools, medical artifacts, pictures and uniformed mannequins. An adjoining archives holds collections of nursing books, scrapbooks, audiovisual artifacts, catalogued pictures and primary and secondary source documents, etc.
Nurses Association of New Brunswick
165 Regent Street
Fredericton, N. B. Canada E3B 7B4
Telephone: (506) 458-8731
Fax: (506) 459-2838
nanb@nanb.nb.ca
Nursing History Resource Centre

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