Monthly Archives: December 2015

Nursing Uniforms of Royal Adelaide Hospital 1890 to 1990

1841 to 1890 In the first few decades of the Adelaide hospital the female staff  were married to men employed at the hospital,  female duties were of domestic and housekeeping skills rather than nursing.  Male staff were given the duties of attending to male patients, building maintenance and labouring tasks.   In the  1840’s Mrs Baye was performing

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