M0003616: Petersfield Cottage Hospital and Queen Alexandra inspecting nurses

18 September 1933
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced May 2020: Queen Alexandra inspecting nurses with Lord Knutsford and Petersfield Cottage Hospital


Photograph of a print publication of two images. The top image is of an illustration Petersfield Cottage Hospital - one of the chain of cottage hospitals founded by Albert Napper and first advocated by sir Henry Burdett. The bottom image is a photograph of Queen Alexandra of Denmark (1844-1925) inspecting nurses at a hospital, accompanied by Lord Knutsford, Chairman of the London Hospital House Committee (1896–1931). Only the top image is digitised.


18 September 1933

Physical description

2 photographs on 1 plate glass plate negative; 12 x 16 cm


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2021.

Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.


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