Obstetrical Nurses Certificate issued to Florence Holloway

The Women's Hospital
15 Jul 1918
Printed certificate. The certificate reads: "Women’s Hospital / Midwifery Department / Melbourne July 15th 1918. / This is to certify / that Florence Holloway has received Instruction in the / Special Work of the Midwifery Department of this Hospital for a period of / six months and, after due examination, was found to be competent / to discharge the duties of an Obstetrical Nurse."

It is signed by the President Annie Brenan, Honorary Secretary G L Davies, Secretary J G Butler, Examiners D McLean and J Leon Jona and Matron A J Capner. Not signed by the nurse.

The certificate has black and gold printed text, a gold and black decorative border; it is printed on cream paper. Names and signatures are in black and blue ink.
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Object detail

paper, ink
21.7 x 26.7 cm
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Medical History Museum Category


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