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- A Place & Date Used Parkville, Australia
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Prescription Book - Royal Park Hospital for the Insane, circa 1910 Reg. No: SH 850087
- Used for recording prescriptions dispensed to patients at the Receiving House, Royal Park Hospital for the Insane 1908 - 1911. Separate columns for male and female patients. Gives name of patient, date and contents of prescription. Handwritten in ink.
- Large, lined notebook with blue oilcloth cover, half-bound in red leather with crown at head of spine. End-papers marbled in turquoise, purple, maroon and white. Edges marbled in green, yellow, blue and white. Book only one third full.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Royal Park Psychiatric Hospital (Mental Asylum)
|Dimensions:||33.00 cm (Height), 2.50 cm (Width), 21.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||log books, mental health, mental health institutions, pharmacy equipment, psychiatric hospitals, public parks, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Nursing|
|Inscriptions:||Text: PRESCRIPTION BOOK/from June 20th 1908 to.|
|Date Made:||circa 1910|
|Place & Date Used:||Receiving House, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910|
|References:||Information in exhibit|