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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

I just discovered you now, very nice :-)

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1326 items

1326 items

Thank you card from Jean Harris to Winsome Menadue, 1988, Nursing School Centenary Celebrations

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Historical information

Jean Harris, commenced training February 1938 and later became a head tutor at the Ballarat Base Hospital. Winsome Menadue, commenced training October 1952 and later held many senior nursing positions within the Ballarat Base Hospital.

Picnic by the Lake Wendouree - CSD Staff, S.E.N.s, Past Staff

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Hard Copies

Sr McGrath, Maternity Ward

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo

Spare Barrel for 30cc Syringe, Glass Boxed, Ultra-Asept, Made in Germany

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Metal Attachment for Head Mirror on Cloth Head Band

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

W132 Warne Neonatal Tube

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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W132 Warne Neonatal Tube

Mr J R Bridges, Director of General Services

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Class Jan 1957 - Hospital Birthday Party - for Patient

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photo - Digital

Historical information

from Ballarat Courier newspaper

Solila Hypodermic Needles, Luer Lock 20G, Boxed

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

George Coppin, Benefactor / Philanthropist

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Sr Margaret Grundell, Courier, 1st Oct 1983, Heart Appeal

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Digital Photo of Newspaper

Record Syringe, Size 1cc, Boxed

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Dr Philbeam, Pathology, ?1984

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Packet x 4 Disposable Paper Veils, Baxter Style - Paperlynen Disposables Pty Ltd, Terrigal NSW

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Casualty, Adjusting Crutches, Sr P Twaits

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Sr Annie Margaret BROWN_resigning 15 Oct 1927_Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

small card

1894, Hon. Henry Cuthbert MLC from Ballarat & Vicinty, Pg 123, Latrobe Library Melbourne, in Sovereign Remedies Book

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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2 Way Tap - Syringe Attachment

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Vulcanite Headband - for Head Mirror

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1st Penicillin Batch at Hospital, BBH, Sr P O'Keane & Dr Trudinger - Medical Supervisor

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Ether for Anaesthesia

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Round metal container

Inscriptions & Markings

Writing on Label

Graduation Invitation 1971, Ballarat Base Hospital

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Historical information

Graduation Invitation 1971, Ballarat Base Hospital

Significance

Graduation Invitation 1971, Ballarat Base Hospital

Amputation Saw - Small, fine

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Small, fine.

Sr Jean Meiklejohn marching with Dr Raymond Tonkin

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Past Trainees, some committee, March 1991

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Historical information

L-R: Verna Dark (nee Brown), Rita Perkins (nee Lloyd) - Treasurer, Molly Flynn (nee McDonnell) - Secretary, Winsome Menadue, Alma Egan (nee Wunhym).

Geelong Advertiser, 17th Nov 2001 - Obituary, Maxine Sullivan, BBH trained 1963-1966. Educator/Lecturer at various hospitals

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Photocopy

Luer Lock Syringe - Metal & Glass

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Varicose Vein Stripper

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1983, Annual Reunion BBHTNL

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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Fream Collection - Mr Fream's BBH farewell - leaving to study medicine_photo & newspaper, plus Medical Graduation

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Hard Copy