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Dr. Annie Hamilton Chapter - Brookfield

Record #: COL0257
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2017
Last Full Update: 07 Nov 2017


Located In South Colchester
Where To Find Us
Brookfield, NS
Areas Served Brookfield


Contact Marion Retson, President

Description & Services

Information The Dr. Annie Hamilton Chapter was organized in 1985 in Brookfield, Nova Scotia. The name was chosen to honour Dr. Annie Hamilton, a native of Brookfield. She was born in 1866 and was the first female to graduate from Dalhousie Medical School with both a Doctor of Medicine and Master of Surgery degrees. She graduated in 1894. In 1903 Dr. Hamilton went to China as a missionary. She never returned to Brookfield and died in Shanghai in 1941. Service club helping at community events. The provincial Chapter is in Halifax. Contribute to national and provincial projects.

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