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Admiral Digby Museum


Accession number: 2011.63.1.4
Category: Writing Media
Date: 1885 – 1965
Measurements: 18.5 cm L x 12.5 cm W

Notebook that Dorthy B. Perry used in her nursing school classes.

History of Use:

Dorothy Bronte Perry, daughter of Augusta & Orlinda (Haines) Perry, was born November 18, 1885 in Barton, Digby, Nova Scotia.   Upon her retiring she moved back to her home town.  Ms. Perry passed away in Digby, November 20, 1965.  

Dorothy served with the Canadian Army as a Nursing Sister during World War I.  She later worked for several hospitals throughout United States and Canada.