Historical information

Deaconess Hilda Fisher was Warden of the Methodist Deaconess Order of Victoria and Tasmania. She was also Chaplain of Fairfield Sanitorium and then later was appointed at Fairlea Prison for Women.

Physical description

Presbyterian Deaconess' straw boater with a navy blue gross grain ribbon. The hat has lining in its crown.

Inscriptions & markings

"Size 1" "with elastic Head Fit Pat. Pending"