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Womens Institute

Alternate tags:

WI

Type:

organizations

Description:

The Woman’s Institute in Coquitlam, founded in 1908, was an organization whose meetings offered lectures on home nursing, domestic work and recipes. In later years, it helped families in need, volunteered its services to the city when needed in times of trouble and became the driving force behind early May Days.

Year:

1908

Source:

Bryan Ness

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