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Overalls - Cream Linen, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: SH 923187

Summary:
Overalls - Cream Linen, circa 1920. Worn by patients at mental health hospital, Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
Description:
Protective overalls made of cream canvas with blue stripe. Bib front and back with long straps; open at crutch. Four black plastic buttons fasten overall at back. Dark round oil stain in front on waist.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mayday Hills Hospital, 1992
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 120.00 cm (Height), 42.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: psychiatric hospitals, hospitals, uniforms, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Psychiatric Services Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: clothing
Manufacturer: Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, Circa 1920
Place Used: Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, Circa 1920

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