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TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Torrens Island, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Box of cotton wool

Box of cotton wool

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Medical textiles
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"Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Health, S.A. Divis...

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Unopened packet of Lintette bandages in a cellophane wrapping

Unopened packet of Lintette bandages in a cellophane wrappin...

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Rectangular unopened package of Greenhalgh's brand large sterile dressings

Rectangular unopened package of Greenhalgh's brand large ste...

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Scales

Scales

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Bundle of 10 round metal identity tags imprinted with individual numbers

Bundle of 10 round metal identity tags imprinted with indivi...

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Gauze bandage

Gauze bandage

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"IMPORTANT NOTICE" sign advising people travelling on the qu...

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Crutch

Crutch

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Crutches
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Cotton wool bandages

Cotton wool bandages

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Gauze bandage

Gauze bandage

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Hand-operated washing machine

Hand-operated washing machine

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Rectangular unopened package of Greenhalgh's brand small sterile dressings

Rectangular unopened package of Greenhalgh's brand small ste...

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Metal punch

Metal punch

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Absorbent lint

Absorbent lint

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Woven cane basket for baby weighing scales

Woven cane basket for baby weighing scales

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Rectangular unopened package of Johnson & Johnson brand small sterile dressings

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Suspensory bandage in box

Suspensory bandage in box

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Timber rat trap

Timber rat trap

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Bandage box

Bandage box

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Triangular bandage

Triangular bandage

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Aseptic absorbent surgeon's towel

Aseptic absorbent surgeon's towel

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Johnson and Johnson brand aseptic surgeon's towel

Johnson and Johnson brand aseptic surgeon's towel

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Cotton wool

Cotton wool

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Roll guaze bandage

Roll guaze bandage

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Crutch

Crutch

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Milne's Plaster of Paris Bandages

Milne's Plaster of Paris Bandages

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London, England
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Transparent plastic packet of white and pink cotton balls

Transparent plastic packet of white and pink cotton balls

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Pair of crutches

Pair of crutches

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Grave marker for William Bracken

Grave marker for William Bracken

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Drawstring suspender bandage

Drawstring suspender bandage

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Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Packet of thread

Packet of thread

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Grave marker for George Mundy, who died 21 March 1919

Grave marker for George Mundy, who died 21 March 1919

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George H. Mundy
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Base of medical box

Base of medical box

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Motor launch plan and a map of Port Adelaide.

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RESERVED, AUSTRALIAN DEPT of HEALTH

RESERVED, AUSTRALIAN DEPT of HEALTH

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Green plastic eye bath

Green plastic eye bath

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Vaccination History of Persons in Quarantine

Vaccination History of Persons in Quarantine

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Rectangular metal soap dish

Rectangular metal soap dish

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Splint made from wood

Splint made from wood

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RESERVED, AUSTRALIAN DEPT of HEALTH

RESERVED, AUSTRALIAN DEPT of HEALTH

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Grave marker for Charles Loaney

Grave marker for Charles Loaney

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Splint made of pieces of wood joined together by a metal hinge

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Splint made from wood

Splint made from wood

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Aerial photographs of Torrens Island Quarantine Station

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Wastepaper basket

Wastepaper basket

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Grey wooden rowing boat, used at Torrens Island Quarantine Station

Grey wooden rowing boat, used at Torrens Island Quarantine S...

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Iron folding bed

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Metal bed

Metal bed

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Chart displaying internal functions of the human body with G...

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Pill box base

Pill box base

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Cardboard pillbox

Cardboard pillbox

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Quarantine Act 1908-24

Quarantine Act 1908-24

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White china saucer

White china saucer

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Green plastic eye bath

Green plastic eye bath

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Eye washers
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Box of mercuro zinc cyanide gauze

Box of mercuro zinc cyanide gauze

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Blanket

Blanket

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Mass vaccination in Singapore

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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