NEW
Loving and Living DVD
DVD Type
DVD
Video Playback Duration
43 minutes

Living and Loving: The Life of Edith Graham Mayo

In 1889, when Saint Marys Hospital opened, 22-year-old Edith Graham was hired by Dr. William Worrall Mayo as its first professional nurse. After marrying Dr. Mayo’s son, Dr. Charles H. Mayo, Edith lived an energetic and productive life, raising nine children, traveling the world, undertaking philanthropic activities and advising her husband as Mayo Clinic became a world-renowned medical center.

This film, set in 1942, imagines Edith's granddaughter writing an essay on "The Person I Admire Most." Visiting people from her grandmother’s past, she learns about Edith's impressive accomplishments, engaging personality and the many lives she touched with insightful, tireless compassion.

Filmed in historic locations, including Edith's home of 30 years, inspired by and quoting the memories of people who knew Edith well, this film provides an intimate portrait of an influential figure in the history of Mayo Clinic.

See More

See Less

List Price: $9.95
For bulk orders of 25 or more, please contact our Corporate Sales department at 800-430-9699 or email specialsalesmayobooks@mayo.edu

Product Details

Title
Living & Loving
SubTitle
The Life of Edith Graham Mayo
Headline
The Life of Edith Graham Mayo
Product Type
DVD
Publisher
Mayo Clinic
Copyright Date
2019
Language
en

When you purchase Mayo Clinic products and services, proceeds are used to further medical education and research at Mayo Clinic. You not only get the answers to your questions on health, you become part of the solution.