- 1894-1936 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
0.5 cm of textual records. -- 2 photographs
Name of creator
Mary Ellen Birtles was a nurse who worked in various locations across Canada. She was the first matron of the Calgary General Hospital. For further information see William Birtles' article, "A Pioneer Nurse" in Alberta History. - vol. 43, no. 1 (Winter 1995), p. 2-6.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Mrs. D.J. Munn, 1962-1972.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of biographical information and photographs of Calgary General Hospital.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid, but the photos have been digitized.
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Title based on contents of records.
Link added to Archives Photographs on August 14, 2018.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Tuesday, August 14, 2018