Adelaide: A Legacy of Health and Wellness in Canada

This exhibit looks at the health practises that Adelaide and the Women’s Institute began to implement at the end of the nineteenth century as well as the other organisations Adelaide was involved with including; the Victorian Order of Nurses and the Young Women Christian Association. The exhibit also discusses the Victorian equivalent of social distancing, from fan hand signals to hat pins.

This exhibit was up from November 2020 to November 2021.