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Children in the children's ward of Wellington Hospital, ca 1928

Reference Number: EP-1337-1/2-G

Children in the children's ward of Wellington Hospital. Most of the children are in their beds, but there are some standing on the floor. There are some toys in the middle of the ward, and balloons hanging from the ceiling. There are panels above some of the beds which have excerpts from fairy tales and nursery rhymes on them. Photograph taken by an unidentified photographer for the 'Evening Post' ca Christmas 1928.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington Hospital, Newtown, Beds, Fairy tales, Hospital wards - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Balloons, Sick children, Christmas and Toys.

Part of:
Negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-0614-1 (5390 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The panels with excerpts from fairy tales which are above the beds in this photograph are now on display at the entrance to the children's ward at Wellington Hospital.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service41. Wellington. Newtown. Hospital. Public. Childrens. ca1928(PFP-013735)

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