Victoria Cheung

Item Info

UBC Identifier:
CC-PH-00311
Description:
Graduation portrait of Dr. Victoria Cheung, the first woman to graduate from the University of Toronto Department of Medicine. The choice to study in Toronto was forced upon Dr. Cheung as legislation in BC at that time restricted Chinese people from entering professions.
Physical Description:
Photographic material
Creation Date:
1922
Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Chinese--women; Students
Location:
Box 4
Media Type:
Photographic material

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