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Diet Tables, Invoices and Stores for the Rocky Hills Colonial Hospital, 1848

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Story, George Fordyce (1848) Diet Tables, Invoices and Stores for the Rocky Hills Colonial Hospital, 1848. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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PDF (Receipt 1)
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PDF (Invoice 1)
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PDF (Stores 1)
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Abstract

These items, recorded by Dr GF Story, include diet tables for patients at the Rocky Hills Colonial Hospital in 1848, listing the names of the patients, their medical disorders, and diet (33a and b). 33b also includes extensive notes describing the geological features of Great Swanport on the reverse side of the document. Also included are a receipt for potato stores, an invoice for medical supplies at the Rocky Hills Hospital, a list of hospital stores packed and shipped to Hobart town in June 1848, and a receipt marking their arrival. From Cotton Family papers C7/33-35

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Keywords: GF Story, Dr George Fordyce Story, Rocky Hills Probation Station, 1848, Rocky Hills Colonial Hospital, medical records, diets, patients, health, maintenance, convicts, social history, Tasmania, Tas, Intructions to Medical Officers, sickness, convict infrastructure, opthalmia, buildings for the sick, colonial healthcare, East Coast Tasmania, Rocky Hills, probation stations, Great Swanport, hospital stores, invoices, medical equipment, colonial medicines, inventory, disease, Hobart, VDL, Van Diemen's Land
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Quaker Collection
Dr GF Story Collection
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Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2014 05:27
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 05:01
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