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

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Opening Hours

By Appointment

Entry Fee

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

I just discovered you now, very nice :-)

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1309 items with images

1309 items with images

Orthopaedic Screws in Glass Container

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Hypodermic Needles

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

One dozen in yellow/red cardboard packet.

Mr John Ross, Gardener, copied from Maggie McGrath's Album, in Sovereign Remedies Book

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Alison Gough, centre - commenecd July 1952, Margaret Morrish & Margaret Thomas both commenced Jan 1952

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Austin Moore Hip Prosthesis x 3, Zimaloy

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Invalid Cooking Certificate - Clarice Minnie Dowling (nee Geary)

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Hypodermic Needles

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

One dozen packets x 9

Historical information

Hypodermic Needles

Inscriptions & Markings

In box

Ward 5, Xmas 1938, BBH

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Fream Collection- School Jan 1962 (62A)_Finals Dinner_ photo & newspaper

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Hard Copy

Graduation 10th May 1963 - Civic Hall

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - Digital

Scalpel Blades, Size 11 - Sterile & packed, 1 x curved

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Ballarat Courier, Sat July 2nd, 1994 - Retirement Dr William Lister (Bill) Sloss, over 46 years service to community

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Newspaper

Promotion of Nursing at BBH

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Matron Quarterman, nurses & 2 doctors, c.1915

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo, black & white

Historical information

Matron Quarterman, nurses & 2 doctors, c.1915

Significance

Early Matron of Ballarat Base Hospital

BBH Nurses Home Front Entrance, Matron Ogden, Sisters Boermans, Rowe, Wartenan

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Glucose Powder Bottle

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Clear pharmacy bottle.

Serviette Ring, Boustead

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Wooden

Inscriptions & Markings

Boustead

Dispensing Balance

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1932, November: Nr B Brown, Sr Wilson, Nr M Paterson - in Sovereign Remedies

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Matron A M Brown, teapot presented to her Xmas 1933. Matron Ballarat Base Hospital 1929 - 1933.

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Silver Teapot with inscription.

Enema / Douche Can

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Metal

Dr Philip Griffiths - Ear Syringe

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Dr Philip Griffiths - Kidney Dish, Stainless Steel by Paramount K. G. Luke, Melb

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Xmas 1956, Bev Michell, back left, (commenced training Oct 1954), Sr Eckersley right, plus letter from Bev

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Hard Copy

Sampler 2.5ml, Heparinised Syringe for Arterial Blood Collection, Terumo Corp Tokyo Japan

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Test Tube - Wooden Case

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Graduated Measure

1939, BBH, Phyl & Jean Harris

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

BBH PTS April 1952 - 52B

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Historical information

Back Row: Anne Matthew; Pam Knipe; Barbara Knight; Alison Brennan; Alma Beattie; Mabel Gallagher. Middle Row: Mary Abernethy; Nita Harris; Anna Ritchie; Renate Akers; Margaret Arthur; Julie Hourigan. Front Row: Jennifer Dunstan; Edna Howard; Margaret I. Thomas; Valeria Menhennett; Isobel Tyrrell; Joy Wilson; Fay Eudey.

Mug_ School of Nursing Centenary, 1888-1988, Ballarat

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

White mug with red inscription

Historical information

Mug_ School of Nursing Centenary, 1888-1988, Ballarat

Inscriptions & Markings

School of Nursing Centenary, 1888-1988

Ballarat Courier - 2011, BBH Trained Nurses League DVD produced by member Trina Jones (School Jan 1968)

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Newspaper

Historical information

Produced for launch at 83rd Annual Reunion of the Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League