Pearl Sharpe at the Ontario Hospital, c.1927
Description
Creator
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
A black and white photograph of Miss R. Pearl Sharpe standing in front of the nurses' residence at the Ontario Hospital Whitby, in winter. Snow is on the ground.
Notes
Miss. R. Pearl Sharpe was born at Wooler, Ontario on June 4, 1904 and came to the Ontario hospital at Whitby as a nurse in training in 1924. She graduated from the Ontario Hospital School of Nursing in 1927 and became a member of the school of nursing staff, rising to instructor, head nurse and Superintendent of the Nursing School in 1936. She was transferred to the Ontario Hospital at Cobourg as Superintendent of Nursing in 1949, retiring in 1955. Reta Pearl Sharpe died at Trenton, Ontario, on March 11, 2001, at the age of 96 and is buried in Stockdale Cemetery.
Date of Original
c.1927
Dimensions
Width: 10 cm
Height: 12 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 10cm
Image Height: 12cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
13-001-318
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.853888 Longitude: -78.936111
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from a copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

For inquires about any newspaper content please contact askreference@whitbylibrary.ca

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

thumbnail








Pearl Sharpe at the Ontario Hospital, c.1927


A black and white photograph of Miss R. Pearl Sharpe standing in front of the nurses' residence at the Ontario Hospital Whitby, in winter. Snow is on the ground.