Photograph: Nurse Kitson at the Consumptive Home; 1914


Health Museum of South Australia


Photograph: Nurse Kitson at the Consumptive Home

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Three original photographs pasted onto a loose photograph album page.

Nurse Kitson, Sister Jones and Kath in the yard of the Consumptive Home outdoor ward tent "The Den". The fresh air, garden and vegetables were used to improve the health of the long-term patients. Nurse D. Kitson graduated Adelaide Hospital in 1914.

The Consumptive Home buildings were in the area of the now Botanic Gardens, Adelaide.

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Adelaide, Australia


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10cm x 6.5cm


Nursing profession and nursing education Royal Adelaide Hosptial

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