Sister Ivy Baker at the Rockhampton Hospital ca. 1930
Title Sister Ivy Baker at the Rockhampton Hospital ca. 1930
Description The photograph shows Sister Ivy Baker in approximately 1930. Sister Baker commenced training at the Rockhampton Hospital on 27 September 1926. After her basic training she studied midwifery at the Lady Goodwin Hospital which opened in August 1930. Ivy then embarked on a lifetime of service to the sick and injured at the Rockhampton Hospital. In all she served there for 42 years, retiring in 1968. The back of the photograph has the inscription IHMB (for Ivy H. M. Baker). There is also an imprint for Irving Studios.
Image Number 49
Publisher Australian Country Hospital Heritage Association Inc.
Source (Original) Photograph donated by Ivy H. M. Baker
Subject Baker, Ivy
Subject Nurses
Subject Rockhampton Hospital, Rockhampton, Queensland
Coverage - Spatial Rockhampton, Queensland
Coverage - Time 1930
Format of Original photographic print: b & w (8.0 cm x 13.5 cm); scan .tif 1.4 MB 944 x 1566
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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