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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.

Contact Information

location
6 Rossio Grove Wendouree VIC 3355 (map)
phone
+61 0438396180

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Opening Hours

By Appointment

Entry Fee

Nil

Location

Drummond Street Nth 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

I just discovered you now, very nice :-)

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1326 items

1326 items

Hyperdermic Syringe & Needles, Metal Box

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Balcony Edward Wilson Block, Nancy Long & Friend

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Miss Jean Harris - Past Trainee BBH, Senior Tutor BBH

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Dr Davis, Director Medical Services, 1980's

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Eye Undine

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Glass

Historical information

Eye Undine

Mortar & Pestle

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Ceramic

Historical information

Mortar & Pestle

Insulin Syringe

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1980's, Red Cross Library: Mrs Freda Miller & Miss Jean Sloss

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Wanda Chapman (Past Trainee BBH) - Mayor of Ballarat, 1951-1954

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - Digital Only

Jean Harris Collection - 3 pages

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photos - 3 pages

Glass Desk Set

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Matron A M Brown, Ballarat Base Hospital 1929 - 1933. Also trained at hospital 1920 - 1923. WW11

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

B & W Photo

Untitled

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Matron, Miss R Quarterman, 1912-1920, Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - black & white

Historical information

Matron, Miss R Quarterman, 1912-1920, Ballarat Base Hospital

Significance

Matron, Miss R Quarterman, 1912-1920, Ballarat Base Hospital

1961 Laundry - has many names on back

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Polio, Old Ward 8

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Nurse Training Certificate, Ellen Fitzgerald, 1889

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Reunion Dinner, 2008, Menu, at Midlands Golf Club

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Greenburys Surgeons Needles, Carrell's Arterial, Half Circle, Size 20mm

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1932 Christmas, Maternity Ward IV, in Sovereign Remedies Book

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Douche Can, by Paramount, K. G. Luke, Melbourne

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1958 Finals Dinner - July & Oct 1955 PTS

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Sterile Water Bottle

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Sterile Water Bottle

Ceramic Slipper Bedpan

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Ceramic

Midwifery Examination - 28th April 1965

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Hard Copy

Mrs Eagleton, 1959, 100th Birthday, previous Matron Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - black & white

Historical information

Mrs Eagleton, 1959, 100th Birthday, previous Matron Ballarat Base Hospital

Significance

Mrs Eagleton, 1959, 100th Birthday, previous Matron Ballarat Base Hospital

Urinometer

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

PTS, February 1975, B/W photo Tutor - Sr Annette Rowe, colour photo Tutor - Sr Leona Whittaker (nee McLachlan), plus Individual Photos

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Hard Copies

1956 December, Matron Langham, Minister for Health

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Class Jan 1957 - On Duty

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - Digital