Nurses at the Mater Hospital, Rockhampton, 1956
Title Nurses at the Mater Hospital, Rockhampton, 1956
Description This group of nurses has been photographed in front of the Mater Misericordiae Hospital in Rockhampton in 1956. The nurses are wearing Butterfly Veils which indicate that they have successfully completed their examinations and are in the process of gaining further practical experience before graduating as Sisters and becoming eligible for registration with the Queensland Nurses Registration Board. Those present are: Back row (L to R) Shirley Bloxsom, Mary Pelin, Margaret Smith; Front row: Patricia Close, Joan Callaghan.
Image Number 388
Publisher Australian Country Hospital Heritage Association Inc.
Source (Original) Photograph donated by Mrs Margaret Pocock (née Smith)
Subject Butterfly veil
Subject Mater Hospital, Rockhampton
Subject Nurses
Coverage - Spatial Ward Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Coverage - Time 1956
Format of Original copy print: b&w 7.8 cm x 12.8 cm; scan .tif 4.5 MB 985 x 1590 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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