Historical information

Nurse Marianne Maggs undertook medical care and midwifery from 1900 - 1926 and delivered more than 500 babies. She was presented with a "wireless" in 1926 in appreciation for her services to the community. She sold her Ringwood house and moved to Mitcham.

Physical description

10 medical books from 1909 to 1935

1 . Homeopathic Vade Mecum Medical and Surgical by E.H.Ruddock M.D. Xmas gift from G Smith to Nurse Maggs 1909
2. The Doctor at Home Ed. by George Black Presented from friend to Mrs. A Maggs 12-12-1909
3. Illustrated Family Doctor 1935
4.The Practical Guide to Health Frederick Rossiter
5. Johnson and Johnson's First Aid Manual 1909, including booklet - Accidents in the Home
6. Diseases of Infants and Children and their Homeopathic Treatment Dr. Ruddock 1910, including lock of (child's?) hair.
7. Home Nursing St. John's Ambulance 1939
8. First Aid to the Injured 1921 (2 copies)
9. Modern First Aid A.S. PLayfair 1973