Description

This photograph shows a maternity ward in Holles Street Hospital c.1935. Note the immaculately starched uniforms of the nurses and the neat-and-tidy beds and cots of the patients.

Many of the interviewees were born in this hospital

Holles Street maternity ward. 1935 From Farmar,T. (1994) Holles Street 1894-1994 (Photograph no.9 in collection of images between p.116 and p.117)

Item Type

Still Image

Original Format

Photograph

Collection

About this item

Spatial Coverage

Pearse Street Area

Subject

Family

Provenance

11.30.1934

Date Added

05.09.2009

Citation

"Holles Street maternity ward. 1935." Lifescapes: Mapping Dublin Lives, Item #239 (accessed September 22 2017, 10:45 am)