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Australian Nursing Federation/Western Hospital delegate/member badge

From the Collection of Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation Level 1 535 Elizabeth St Melbourne Victoria

Description
Circular orange/red badge with blue writing and logo. Silver metal, plastic-coated, with safety pin fastener adhered to back.

Badge printed with 'ANF at the Western Hospital' the number '45' and the ANF [Australian Nursing Federation] logo.
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Object Registration
B002
Keywords
nursing, nurses, badges, buttons, pins, western hospital, western health, footscray hospital, melbourne, victoria
Historical information
Button distributed to and worn amongst Australian Nursing Federation members employed at Western Hospital (now Footscray Hospital). Possibly worn only by delegates/union representatives at this workplace, and/or celebrating 45 years of the Western Hospital (this occurred in 1998).

The Western Hospital changed its name to Footscray Hospital in July 2014 and is located at 160 Gordon St, Footscray, Victoria, Australia.
When Made
[1990s-2000s?]
Last updated
11 Apr 2019 at 3:21PM