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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

Contact

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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1184 items

1184 items

Sr Noonan, ? 1984, A & E x 2

Key words

sr, noonan, 1984, a & e

Photo

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Phyllis Marie Goodwin - Military Photo - Panarama - WW11

Key words

goodwin, military, nurses, ww11, concord, repatriation, hospital, army, raaf, aamws, red cross, physiotherapists

Hard copy - Panarama

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Nightingale Cape, commenced using 1860s, Ballarat Base Hospital

Key words

capes
nightingales
flannel
ballarat
hospital

Grey flannel cape

Historical information

Nightingale Cape, commenced using 1860s, Ballarat Base Hospital

Significance

These grey flannel capes - a kind of flannel scarf with sleeves, worn by patients when sitting up in bed. The design was from the Crimean War Hospital. Commencing in the 1860s the Ladies Aid Society Ballarat, a group of ladies who spent a lot of time sewing & mending at the hospital made these capes. The capes were part of bed linen list. These capes were frequently used in the Queen Victoria Block of the Ballarat Base Hospital as this was a cold area of the hospital.

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Courier Nov 17th 1981 - 53rd Reunion

Key words

courier, 1981, 53rd, reunion

Newspaper

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1955 Jan, PTS, Erol Plummer - back row, far left

Key words

1955, jan, pts, erol, plummer

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Bottle, Poison, Pure Carbolic

Key words

bottle
poison
pure carbolic
ballarat

Brown glass bottle

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Polio, Old Ward 8

Key words

polio, old, ward 8, children

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Primary Examination, Monday December 16th 1901

Key words

primary, examination, december, 1901

Photocopy

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1955/11/19 Courier: Tower of History, Prince Alfred Block - in Sovereign Remedies

Key words

1955, courier, tower, prince alfred block, sovereign remedies

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Class Jan 1957 - Lynette Riley

Key words

1957, riley, logan, nurses

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Insuflater - Metal Attachment

Key words

insuflater - metal attachment

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

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

Key words

penicillin, bbh, o'keane, trudinger, medical supervisor

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Dr Whitehead & Dr Griffiths

Key words

dr, whitehead, griffiths

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1869 Silver Trowel, Alfred Memorial Wing - in Sovereign Remedies

Key words

1869, silver trowel, alfred memorial wing, sovereign remedies

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Haemorrhoidal Injection Syringe - Gabriels

Key words

haemorrhoidal
injection
syringe
gabriels

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1922 Theatre: from left - Mr J Eddy, Manager, Nurse Kirkland, Dr Sandison & Sr Daw

Key words

1922, theatre, eddy, manager, nurse, kirkland, dr, sandison, sr, daw

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1st Reunion Dinner Menu, 11 Oct 1929

Key words

reunion
dinner
1st
menu

Photocopy

Historical information

1st Reunion Dinner Menu, 11 Oct 1929, BBHTNL

Significance

1st Reunion Dinner Menu, 11 Oct 1929

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Sr Bradby & Trainee Nurses Group, c.1928

Key words

sr, bradby, trainee nurses, group, 1928

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

1949, Mouldy Mick, Our Classroom Friend

Key words

1949, mouldy mick, classroom, friend

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Intravenous Needle Connection

Key words

intravenous needle connection

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

BBH Cricket Match, Ballarat Gardens, Office Staff, Bill Sewell & Freddy Graham

Key words

cricket match, ballarat gardens, office staff, bill sewell, freddy graham

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Mr J R Bridges, Director of General Services

Key words

mr j r bridges, director of general services

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Faucet Telescope Obtruator Gentio-Urinary

Historical information

Faucet Telescope Obtruator Gentio-Urinary

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Mary Helen Auxiliary Annual Meeting - Miss Ogden- DON, Mrs Johnson - President, Mrs Buchanan - Secretary

Key words

mary helen auxiliary, annual meeting, ogden, don, johnson, buchanan

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Dr W R Griffiths (L) & Dr V Stone

Key words

dr, griffiths, stone

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

White Spirit

Key words

white
spirit

In brown bottle.

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

T R Treloar, Scientist, Honorary Membership of the Ballarat District Medical Society

Key words

treloar, scientist, honorary membership of the ballarat district medical society

Photo

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Tableware - Pepper Shakers x 2

Key words

tableware
victorian
hospitals
association

China with Victorian Hospitals Association emblem in green print

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Oxygen Cylinder Key

Key words

oxygen
cylinder
key

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat

Promotion of Nursing at BBH

Photocopy

Ballarat Base Hospital Trained Nurses League, Ballarat