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Cecilia Cory Collection

Cecilia Cory (1893-1957) was a founding member of the Royal College of Nursing in 1916.

Upon her death her husband established a memorial fund in her name to purchase books for the Royal College of Nursing Library.

The collection comprises 16 books, published between 1953 and 1980, primarily on medical history.

View the full collection on the Library catalogue

Available for reference, by appointment, in the RCN Library and Heritage Centre.