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Author Grant, Beryl, 1921-
Title [Interview with Beryl Grant, nurse] [sound recording] / [interviewed by Chris Jeffery].
Published/Produced 1977.

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Call Number OH231
Physical description 2 sound cassettes (150 min.)
Transcript Transcript (54 p.)
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Summary Born in Subiaco; family background; father, Norman William Grant, mother Annie Lawrie, and their marriage in Melbourne; move to Western Australia in 1915; father'sfu work as chief engineer for the electrical division of the Post Master General's Department; school life at Thomas Street; school friends; father's death; mother's millinery business; the Depression; her mother's death; of schooldays at Perth Girls' School; transport; teachers; church involvement; work in the Public Service; nursing training at Perth Hospital; examination procedures; Nurses Registration Board; and living conditions; overseas experience in Britain; private nursing; midwifery training at King Edward Hospital; infant welfare training in Melbourne; the Florence Nightingale scholarship in administration; first matron of N'Gala Mothercraft Home in 1959; child health education in Western Australia; nursing education with W.A.I.T.; involvement with the Royal Australian Nursing Federation and other nursing bodies; the Australian Inland Mission; the Flying Doctor Service; Churchill Fellowship; and the development of N'Gala Mothercraft Home.
Subjects Grant, Beryl, 1921- -- Interviews.
Grant, Beryl, 1921- -- Career in nursing.
Nurses Registration Board (W.A.) -- History.
Ngala Mothercraft Home and Training Centre -- History.
Royal Australian Nursing Federation.
Nurses -- Western Australia -- Interviews.
Midwifery -- Western Australia -- History.
Nurses -- Training of -- Western Australia -- History.
Related names 301B
Jeffery, Chris, 1926-2008.