Matron E. M. O'Connor at Rockhampton Hospital graduation with Hon. Neville Hewitt MLA 1969.
Title Matron E. M. O'Connor at Rockhampton Hospital graduation with Hon. Neville Hewitt MLA 1969.
Description The photograph shows Matron Eleanor M. O'Connor of the Rockhampton Hospital at a Graduation Ceremony in 1969 with Hon. Neville Hewitt Minister for Local Government and Marine Activities as guest and graduating student Enid Vaughan. Mrs O'Connor was Matron at the hospital from 10th July 1967 until late 1970. Enid Vaughan is wearing a Baxter-style paper Sister's veil which replaced the traditional starched organdie veils at about this time.
Image Number 332
Publisher Australian Country Hospital Heritage Association Inc.
Source (Original)
Subject Hewitt, Neville MLA
Subject Nurses' graduation
Subject O'Connor, E. M., Matron
Subject Vaughan, Enid
Coverage - Spatial Rockhampton Hospital, Rockhampton, Queensland
Coverage - Time 30 Jul 1969
Format of Original photographic print: b&w 12.6 cm x 17.7 cm; scan .tif 8.8 MB 1480 x 2088 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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