Fonds MG5 - Eunice Ingersoll fonds

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Eunice Ingersoll fonds

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CA GMA MG5

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  • 1878-1938 (Creation)
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    Eunice Lenora Ingersoll

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5 cm of textual records (3 notebooks, 21x18x2 and 266x20x1)

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(1878-1938)

Biographical history

Eunice Lenora Ingersoll was born 21 August 1878 to James and Wealtha Ingersooll, in Seal Cover, Grand Manan, NB, Canada. Eunice went to McLean Hospital, Waverly, Massachutes, USA to study nursing. She lived and worked away from her home for a long time. Though engaged twice she never married. Eunice became ill with breast cancer and came home to live with her sister, Stella in Seal Cove. She died on December 15, 1938 and she is buried in the Old Seal Cove Cemetery with no headstone.

Custodial history

The records were kept by Stella Ellingwood on behalf of the family. Stella gave the books to her great granddaughter, Jennifer King, who gave them to Eric Allaby (MLA) to donate to the Grand Manan Archives.

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This fonds consits of three scribbler notebooks, containing the notes made by Eunice L. Ingersoll as she attended nursing school in McLean Hospital, Waverly, Massachutes (USA). One of the books was used at the Surgical Hospital, Brookline, Massachutes (USA) between 1901-1903. Inside cover notes "E.L. Ingersoll, McLean Hospital, Waverly, Mass.", "Eunice Ingersoll, McLean Hospital Oct 1901 & 1902, Lectures by Dr. Tuttle" and "Eunice L. Ingersoll, Surgical Hospital, Brookline, Mass."

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2014.02

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There is a photo of eunice in her nursing uniform on display at the Grand Manan Museum.

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Details of Eunice's life are included in the research notes created by Natalie Urquhardt, a relative of Eunice.

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