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Object ID 2012.038.0001
Object Name Cape
Date Undated
Description Navy blue wool nurse's cape with red wool lining. "O.M.H." embroidered in gold on each lapel. Two blue plastic buttons on each side of the front opening are closed with separate pieces of wool cloth. The same type of closure is located on the inside of the cape 10 inches from the bottom hem. Metal chain attached to inside of collar to hang cape. Just below this is a white piece of cloth that has "PHEOBE / HUGHES" written in blue ink (note that the first name is spelled incorrectly).
Provenance Belonged to donor's mother, Phoebe Walker Hughes, graduate of Orange Memorial Hospital School of Nursing.
Material Wool/Plastic/Thread/Metal
Imagefile 048\20120380001.JPG
People Hughes, Phoebe Ann
Walker, Pheobe Ann
Search Terms Healthcare
Hospitals
Medical
Nurses
Nursing
Orange Memorial Hospital
Orange Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
Schools