Articles from page 15: Previous page Next page

  1. Please wait. Loading browse data... loading
  2. A Topical Pictorial Miscellany

    Many nurses and doctors visited the Relief during her visit to Sydney, and found much to interest them. With accommodation in case of emergency for 1800 patients, the Relief is replete with with the appurtenances of a modern hospital. In the operating theatre five operations can be performed simultaneously. The oil supply is used as ballast, usually about 1000 tons, and as this is consumed by the burners water fills its place, so that even with a small supply of oil the ballast is practically the same as regards deadweight. A feature of the ship is the large motor wag[?]gon ambulance for use on shore. The laboratory is fitted with all the modern appliances, and a large number of rabbits and guinea pigs are kept for research purposes. There is usually an ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 369 words
Digitisation generously supported by
State Library of NSW Digital Excellence Program
Digitisation generously supported by



Please choose from the following download options:


Share this item on:


Print page as...

The National Library of Australia's Copies Direct service lets you purchase higher quality, larger sized photocopies or electronic copies of newspapers pages.

Format of download
as... PDF PDF

You need to login before you can save preferences.