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Library Resource Guides: Focus on time periods, epochs
UNA, the journal of the Victorian Trained Nurses' Association (1903-1974) is temporarily available electronically via DropBox from the State Library of Victoria's Collection Digitisation team hosted on Victorian Collections. The Victorian Trained Nurses' Association (VTNA) was first constituted in 1901. Publisher timeline of the UNA journal:
1904-1904 Victorian Training Nurses' Association
1904-1934 Royal Victorian Trained Nurses' Association
1934-1975 Royal Victorian College of Nursing
1975-c1988 Royal Australian Nursing Federation (Victorian Branch)
Nursing during the AIDS crisis
Hear from nurses Jill O'Flynn and Karen Daws, who wrote a letter in defence of a HIV positive nursing colleague in 1985. You can read more in our quarterly magazine, 'The Handover' January 2020 edition.
Browse the ANMF (Vic Branch) Library History collection
This DVD has interviews, film and photos detailing the service of 19 Alfred Hospital nurses in Bien Hoa during the Vietnam War in the 1960s. The Bien Hoa Provincal Hospital was in a very active military zone and the nurses quickly discovered how unprepared they were for what lay ahead.