Nurse Olive and children at St. Anthony Hospital, ca. 1923
Nurses in rural areas like St. Anthony provided primary health care to hundreds of patients, and worked in hospitals, isolated nursing stations, and out of homes. Many were recruited from Canada, the United States, and Great Britain.
Photographer unknown. From the Grenfell Mission Photograph Album, Maritime History Archive. Reproduced by the permission of the Maritime History Archive (PF-325.032), Memorial University, St. John's, NL.