The plight of the matron; unknown; c.1990; BMHC_13073
The plight of the matronAbout this object
Handwritten and illustrated manuscript on oatmeal coloured, fibrous paper. The text has been written with a gold coloured paint pen, illustrations of flowers and decorative motifs also in paint.
The text outlines a number of the 'no win' situations encountered in work as the matron of a hospital.
The manuscript is framed in a plain hardwood frame.
c.1990Medium and Materials
wood, glass, metal, paper, paintMeasurements
662mm (h) x 540mm (w)Subject and Association Keywords
Belonged to Mary Vivian Wells (nee Freeman) who trained and worked as a nursing sister at the Launceston General Hospital and later, the Beaconsfield Hopsital, Tasmania.Object Type
This object is from
Include tags such as place names, people, dates, events and colours. Use commas to separate multiple tags. e.g. Pablo Picasso, Madrid, red, 1930s.
eHive copyright disclaimer
It is the responsibility of the eHive Account Holder to gain copyright clearance for any images or content published on eHive. If you are concerned about the copyright status for any content in eHive or would like more information on using or ordering copies of content, please contact the Account Holder of that content. For further information see our Copyright Claims page.