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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
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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1180 items with images

1180 items with images

Eildon House Front Door, BBH

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Luer Lock Syringes - 5ml & 2ml

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Ophthalmology Exam Paper, December 1955, Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Typed document

Historical information

Ophthalmology Exam Paper, December 1955, Ballarat Base Hospital

Significance

Ophthalmology Exam Paper, December 1955, Ballarat Base Hospital. An example of exam paper to assess doctors lectures which were part of the nurses training.

1953 -1956, Finals Dinner

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

1970's - Sr Twaits, Noone & Barton

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Vulcanite Headband - for Head Mirror

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Gruber's Speculae, Aural Instruments

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Oval, Various Sizes.

Stethoscope Bells

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

BakeLite

Theatre Head Mirror

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

In metal tin.

Proctoscope Equipment

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Wooden Box

Class 1972, Oct - Nurses Home

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - Digital

Dr Philip Griffiths - Variety of Sterile Dressings & 1x 3/8 Curved Neddle with 3/0 Silk

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Nufold Gauze Strips - 1/2 inch - 5 yds

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Emanl, Shrimpton & Fletcher Surgeons Needles - Curved Triangular, Size No 20, 1/2 Doz

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1858/01/01 - 1859/01/01 Patient Admissions - in Sovereign Remedies

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Dr Philip Griffiths - Pressure Cuff, Veracaps SR by Sigma

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Nurses Red Cross Badges - Appeal following WW11

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Small broach with stick pin

Historical information

Nurses Red Cross Badges - Appeal following WW11

Theatre, c.1956, Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo Album

Historical information

Theatre, c.1956, Ballarat Base Hospital

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Doctors & nurses performing operation

Blood Transfusion Needle, Herbert French

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Letter Resignation from Matron Eagleton, 13th June 1912

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy of letter

Historical information

Letter Resignation from Matron Eagleton, 13th June 1912

Significance

Early Matron of Ballarat Base Hospital

Choir Practice for Graduation - Phil O'Keane the conductress

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Matron Mrs Ann Neilson, 1875-1896, Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - sepia

Historical information

Mrs Ann Neilson, 1875-1896, Ballarat Base Hospital

Significance

Second matron, Ballarat Base Hospital

Nasal Polypus Forceps, Luc's French Model

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1859, Ballarat Base Hospital, in Sovereign Remedies Book

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Primary Examination, Monday December 16th 1901

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Metal Tongue Depressor

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Metal

Head Mirror - Gowllands - Vulcanite Head Band

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Pay Office & Credit Union

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Wanda Chapman (past trainee BBH) - Mayor of Ballarat, 1951-1954

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Dr Alan Nicholson

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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