Nurses' Voices (project details)

Collection: Nurses' Voices From the Northern Ireland Troubles (collection)
Organisation: History of Nursing Network, RCN NI (organisation)

The publication 'Nurses' Voices' (2013) was the outcome of a project run by the History of Nursing Network, RCN Northern Ireland, also popularly known as the 'History Group'. The aim of the project was to gather stories from healthcare professions who had worked in Northern Ireland during the period of the Troubles from 1969 to 1998. All the stories were written by the individuals who agreed to submit their stories for publication.
The project team consisted of: Kim Cobain; Eric Wilkinson; Margaret Kerr; Elizabeth McAlister; Pamela McMillen; Tom Rush; John Hall; Jean Orr; Margaret Graham; and Lorna Finlay.

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Title
Nurses' Voices (project details)
Description
The publication 'Nurses' Voices' (2013) was the outcome of a project run by the History of Nursing Network, RCN Northern Ireland, also popularly known as the 'History Group'. The aim of the project was to gather stories from healthcare professions who had worked in Northern Ireland during the period of the Troubles from 1969 to 1998. All the stories were written by the individuals who agreed to submit their stories for publication.
The project team consisted of: Kim Cobain; Eric Wilkinson; Margaret Kerr; Elizabeth McAlister; Pamela McMillen; Tom Rush; John Hall; Jean Orr; Margaret Graham; and Lorna Finlay.
Creator
History of Nursing Network, RCN NI
Publisher
Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Publishing Company Limited.
Date
2011-2013
Date Formed
2011
Funder
Bequest from Dr Mona Grey
Project Sub-Title
Nurses' Voices
Project Full Title
Nurses' Voices From the Northern Ireland Troubles
Date Formed
2011
Date Ended
2013
Funder
Bequest from Dr Mona Grey

Collection InformationShowHide

Title
Nurses' Voices From the Northern Ireland Troubles (collection)
Description
A collection of stories from nurses, midwives, and health visitors published in a book in 2013.
The book contains a list of the 65 nurses who told their stories. However, the actual stories within the book are anonymised. The stories were written by the individual nurses and some of the stories had been published previously.
Creator
Margaret Graham and Jean Orr (editors)
Subject
Stories from nurses, midwives, and health visitors who worked in Northern Ireland during the period of the Troubles.
Publisher
Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Publishing Company Limited.
Date
2013
Relation
The collection was published in the following book: 
Graham, Margaret., and Orr, Jean. (editors) (2013). Nurses' Voices From the Northern Ireland Troubles. Harrow-on-the-Hill: RCN Publishing Company Ltd.
Format
Book
Language
English
Coverage
Northern Ireland; 1969 to 1998
Stories Collected
65

Organisation InformationShowHide

Title
History of Nursing Network, RCN NI (organisation)
Description
A group of former nurses and researchers who collected personal stories from nurses, midwives, and health visitors who worked in Northern Ireland from 1969 to 1998. Extracts from the stories were published in a book entitled: 'Nurses' Voices From the Northern Ireland Troubles' (2013).
Subject
Stories from nurses, midwives, and health visitors who worked in Northern Ireland during the period of the Troubles.
Publisher
Royal College of Nursing (RCN)
Date
2013
Funder
Research and story gathering funded by a bequest from Dr Mona Grey.

Citation

History of Nursing Network, RCN NI. (2011-2013). Nurses' Voices (project details). Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Publishing Company Limited..
Accounts of the Conflict; Accessed: 2 December 2021 <http://accounts.ulster.ac.uk/repo24/items/show/3359>

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