Nurse Elizabeth (Betty) Francis (later Elizabeth West) with patient, Christmas 1948
Title Nurse Elizabeth (Betty) Francis (later Elizabeth West) with patient, Christmas 1948
Description This photograph depicts Nurse Elizabeth (Betty) Francis) (later West) with a patient at Christmas 1948 in the Rockhampton Hospital. The photograph was published in The Morning Bulletin with the caption "Nurse Betty Francis helped Lawrence Newman to forget his broken arm on Christmas morning at the Rockhampton General Hospital. It was Lawrence's second day in hospital" . Notes with the photograph also ask viewers to note the home-made Gallow's splint (crepe bandage). (Ref. 1948 'No title.', Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878-1954), 27 December, p. 4, viewed 13 March, 2011, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article56836899).
Image Number 258
Publisher Australian Country Hospital Heritage Association Inc.
Source (Original) The Morning Bulletin 27 December 1948 p. 4
Subject Christmas in hospitals
Subject Francis, Betty
Subject Nurses
Coverage - Spatial Rockhampton Hospital, Rockhampton, Queensland
Coverage - Time 25 December 1948
Format of Original photographic print: sepia 10 cm x 15 cm; scan .tif 2.1 MB 1201 x 1793 pixels
Digital Format image/jpeg
Rights This image is provided for the purpose of private study and research and must not be reproduced without the permission of the Australian Country Hospital Heritage Association Inc.

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