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Interview with Nora Elizabeth Jacob [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin

Item Title
Interview with Nora Elizabeth Jacob [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin
Repository
State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana
Reference
OH 17/79
Date Range
8 October 1985
Creator
Jacob, Nora Elizabeth (1900 - 1992)
Description

A history of nursing in South Australia

Nora Jacob was born in Adelaide, South Australia and grew up in Medindie. In 1917 the family moved to Geranium where her father managed the family farming property while his brother was in the army. After six years on the farm Nora came to Adelaide to begin training at Mareeba Babies Hospital. She continued her training at the Adelaide Hospital, completing the course in 1927. Nora's subsequent work was in private nursing and district nursing.

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1 cassette
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Full transcript available (11 pages)

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