Sister Gertrude Champoux, Portland, 1950

Contributed by Mercy Hospital


Sister Gertrude Champoux, who later took the name Sister St. Fernand, was the first religious sister to receive her nursing education at Portland's Mercy Hospital School of Nursing. She graduated in the class of 1950.

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About This Item

  • Title: Sister Gertrude Champoux, Portland, 1950
  • Creation Date: 1950
  • Subject Date: 1950
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Collection: Mercy Hospital Historic Archive
  • Object Type: Image

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Mercy Hospital
144 State Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 879-3165

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