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South Australia - Archival Series

Minutes of the Babies Hospital House Committee (1915 - 1939)

Mareeba Babies Hospital

Reference No
SRG 8/2
Legal Status
State Library of South Australia Archival Number

Minutes mostly include discussion relating to staffing of hospital and purchase of equipment. Minutes also include matron's monthly reports with numbers of babies admitted, discharged and deceased. No names given. Some names appear in relation to grants of milk and food to certain babies. Quantity: 4 volumes.


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Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005,

Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George