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Dress - Branch Central Clothing, Child's Corduroy Pinafore, Red, circa 1980 Reg. No: SH 961557
- Red corduroy pinafore worn by young female patients at St Nicholas Hospital, a hospital for children with intellectual disabilities, in Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1980. It was manufactured by Branch Central Clothing and designed by Elsie Storr. Some of the needle work mending on the dress may have been undertaken as part of an occupational therapy program.
- Red corduroy pinafore.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from North Eastern Metropolitan Psychiatric Services, 1996
|Tagged with:||clothing, mental health, mental health institutions, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Institutions of the Past, Psychiatric Services Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Institutional Life|
|Manufacturer:||Branch Central Clothing, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, circa 1980|
|Place & Date Used:||Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1980