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Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League Ballarat, VIC

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League has collection of photos, books & equipment from nurse training days at Ballarat Base Hospital. Training school 1888 - 1988.

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Drummond Street N. Ballarat VIC (map)
phone
+61 0438396180

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By Appointment

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Nil

Location

Drummond Street N. Ballarat VIC

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Collection of photos, books, memorabilia and equipment pertaining to the Ballarat Base Hospital nurse training school. Ranges from the late 1800s to 1988.

Significance

The Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League provides a comprehensive historical view into one of the earliest nurse training schools in Victoria. The collection holds nurse registers and early history of the Ballarat Base Hospital. It also has information about the Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League which was established in 1929. The collection holds many photographs, memorabilia and equipment associated with nurse training.

Administrator 8 May 2013 11:47 AM

Great going Marie and Trina! Already 9 items cataloged since our workshop on Monday. Very proud of your progress. Keep up the good work. Best wishes Meredith

Clare K. Gervasoni 21 February 2014 12:48 PM

I'm really loving looking at the items in your collection.

Clare K. Gervasoni 21 February 2014 12:49 PM

I'm really loving looking at the items in your collection.

Trina Jones 22 February 2014 12:09 AM

Thanks for your positive comment!

Rhonda Cotsell 16 August 2016 9:27 AM

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Dr Thompson, Mrs Fiskin - President Board of Management

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Solila Hypodermic Needles, 26g

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Pink plastic box.

Patient Identification Bed Head Metal Card Holder

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Miss J Langham (Matron), Mrs Pitts, Miss Jean Harris (Principal Tutor) - November 1954

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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EasyTest Glucose Tester

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Mary Helen Auxiliary - Mrs Alice Mary Pittard

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Nurses Uniform, 1st Year Trainee, prior 1972, Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Plastic doll, 10 inches high, dressed in 1st Year nurses uniform, Ballarat Base Hospital

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Nurses Uniform, 1st Year Trainee, prior 1972, Ballarat Base Hospital

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Shows nurses uniform, prior 1972, Ballarat Base Hospital

Aerial View of Ballarat Base Hospital, 1972

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - black & white

Historical information

Aerial View of Ballarat Base Hospital, 1972

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Shows all hospital buildings including the Nurses Home

31st Reunion, 1958

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Test Tube Rack

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Wooden

50th Reunion Committee, BBH

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Auriscope - Gowllands - Boxed, Made in England

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Dr Walter Lindesay Richardson

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Glass Desk Set

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Burette 500mls

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Glass

Dropper Bottle

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Blue glass.

Feeding Cup

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Feeding Cup - Metal

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Feeding Cup - Metal

List of Books/Stationary - 1968, PTS, Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Historical information

List of Books/Stationary - 1968, PTS, Ballarat Base Hospital

Significance

List of Books/Stationary - 1968, Preliminary Training School, Ballarat Base Hospital

Lancer Hypodermic Needles, Luer Lock 26G, Boxed

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Auroscope & Ophthalmoscope

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Record Solila Surgical Hypodermic Needles, Size 25, Boxed

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Boxed

Primary Examination, Friday December 6th 1907

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Dangerous Drug Box

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Wooden box.

Dr Philip Griffiths - Fabric Bag Containing Dressings

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

The Invalid Digger - S T Gill (1818-1880) Watercolour

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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View taken from Yuille House roof - Mr W Gray, August 1988

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Nellie Jane Sheppard, 21st April 1912, Certificate on Completion of Nurse Training, Ballarat District Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Hypodermic Needles

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

One dozen in yellow/red cardboard packet.

Boiler Room, BBH

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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1961 Laundry - has many names on back

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Keeler Ophthalmoscope

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Boxed

F R Thompson Hip Prosthesis x 3, Zimaloy

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Mr Cochran - President Board of Management, Mr Bartrop - Appeal Committee, Mr Norman Botchers

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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1954 Nurses Home: Rita Ahern, Alison McGregor & Edleen Cunningham

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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1950 Xmas: Margaret Downes Sept 1949 - 1952 (came from Clunes)

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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1943/9/4 Courier: Infectious Diseases Ward - in Sovereign Remedies

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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1960 Graduation, BBH

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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1939, BBH, Phyl & Jean Harris

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Luer Lock Syringe - Metal & Glass

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1981/02/04, Engineering, Courier

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Class 1972, Oct - Nurses Home

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - Digital

Surgical Catgut

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Surgical Catgut, sutures, standard tubes.

Solila Surgical Hypodermic Needles, Luer, Size 18, Boxed

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Endotracheal Tube Cuffed - No 3

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Intravenous Needle

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

For fluid administration.

Inscriptions & Markings

A&H

Graduated Connections

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

13 various types in metal container.

Dr J Griffiths - President Board of Management, Mr Wren - Catering Dept (?last day), Mr John Bridger - CEO, Mr Dennis Barker - Caterer

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Faucet Telescope Obtruator Gentio-Urinary

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Historical information

Faucet Telescope Obtruator Gentio-Urinary

1932 Christmas, Maternity Ward IV, in Sovereign Remedies Book

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Midwifery, Eildon House, BBH

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