Charles Darwin University

CDU eSpace
Institutional Repository

CDU Staff and Student only

Document about badges for nurses trained in Darwin.

Title : Document about badges for nurses trained in Darwin.
Accession ID : PM2015.274

Document type: Nursing Museum Archives
Citation counts: Google Scholar Search Google Scholar

Item Name Document about badges for nurses trained in Darwin.
Description Documents regarding the origin of the badges for nurses at Darwin Hospital. Correspondence between the Dr Cecil Cook, Chief Medical Officer Northern Territory, and the Commonwealth Director-General of Health.
Materials Foolscap paper and copies
Item Dates 10.7.1931 - 23.9.1980
Importance Local
Significance note For the recognition of nursing registration in the Northern Territory.
Location Status Stored
Current Location PM Folder 12
Source or Donor J. M. O'Brien OAM
Provenance Notes History relating to the recognition of Nursing achievement in Darwin, Northern Territory. As authorised by the Commonwealth Department of Health and initiated by Dr Cecil Cook. This then became the badge for The Northern Territory Medical Services.
Visual condition Poor
Physical condition Poor
Condition of Item on Receipt Poor
Related Item These badges are catalogued and stored in this collection
Dimensions A4
Version Filter Type
Access Statistics: 4 Abstract Views  -  Detailed Statistics