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Median Annual Gross Income, 1930

Photo:  Median Annual Gross Income, 1930

Private-duty nurses had low incomes. As the Depression continued, their earnings dropped even further.
From G. Weir, Survey of Nursing Education in Canada (Toronto, 1932). Reprinted in Kathryn McPherson, Bedside Matters: The Transformation of Canadian Nursing, 1900–1990 (Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1996), p. 136.

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