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Ann Evans: Colonial Nurse

Ann Evans: Colonial Nurse.

by Kathryn Mercer

Ann Evans was never a doctor, although that’s what she was often called. She grew up in England in the 1840s. Most people expected her to become a wife and mother. At the time, very few women had a career.

Series: School Journal Level 4 June 2022

Learning area: Social Sciences

Curriculum level: 4

Reading year level: 7

Topics: biography, colonialism, Crimean War, feminism, Florence Nightingale, health, history, hospitals, Ngāti Ruanui, nursing, Pai Mārire, settlers, social change, society, Taranaki, Tītikowaru, Waihi Redoubt, wars, Whanganui, women

In: School Journal Level 4 June 2022

Publication date: June 2022

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