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New South Wales - Archival Series

Obstetrics Journals: Form For Admission Of Waiting Patients (1909 - 1914)

Benevolent Society of New South Wales

Reference No
MLMSS 6091
Legal Status
State Library of New South Wales - Manuscripts & Pictures Call Number

Obstetrics Journals: Form For Admission Of Waiting Patients includes the name of the applicant, marital status, occupation, address, birthplace, length of residence in the State and religion. The journals also include the patient's next of kin (including the name and occupation if a husband), details of financial circumstances and capacity to meet account payments, a brief case history and medical remarks, the name of the referee, and date of admission.


Access Conditions

These records are restricted and written permission from the Benevolent Society must be obtained. At the time of application proof of ID and/or proof of relationship to the person in the records must be provided. For preservation purposes you may only be able to access a copy of the original record. Contact the State Library of New South Wales for assistance in applying for access to the collection.


There are 2 volumes.


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: Thinee, Kristy and Bradford, Tracy, Connecting Kin: Guide to Records, A guide to help people separated from their families search for their records [completed in 1998], New South Wales Department of Community Services, Sydney, New South Wales, 1998,

Prepared by: Melissa Downing