Hughina, in her early twenties, had just graduated from Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria with a nursing degree and Victoria Normal School, but finding a job during the Depression was difficult. Through a classmate she obtained a position as a teacher with community nursing duties at Mamalilikulla on remote up-coast Village Island where the Anglican Church had a mission outpost and day school for First Nation children.
|Alert Bay on Cormorant Island from the air.|
|Totem poles at the Alert Bay cemetery.|
|Old cannery in Alert Bay.|
I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. -- Margy