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Grace Cuthbert Browne interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2289107
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Browne, Grace Cuthbert, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1972 July 26 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 64 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 619.

Summary

Browne speaks of her family background; her studies in medicine after World War I; her goals as a new doctor; taking up a general practice in the country and later on in the city; her keen interest in ante-natal care; her work as director of maternal and baby welfare in the Dept. of Public Health; baby health centres and their importance in the community; maternal and baby deaths in Australia over the years; she speaks about her interest in the medical women of Australia; her various activities in the community.

Notes

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-220829463

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (5 p.) and transcript available (20 p.) 
Subjects Browne, Grace Cuthbert -- Interviews.  |  Health services administration -- Australia.  |  Maternal and infant welfare -- Australia.  |  Postnatal care -- Australia.  |  Women physicians -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Doctors.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 1/619
Copy: Recording
Special Collections Reading Room
ORAL TRC 1/619 (transcript)
Copy: Transcript
Special Collections Reading Room
ORAL TRC 1/619 (summary)
Copy: Summary
Special Collections Reading Room

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