Oral History. Alison Robinson talks with people associated with Stratford Hospital at a reunion 14th March 1998 including:-
Robbie Robson, Stratford Hospital Board Member and Management Committee 1969 - 1983 talks of his involvement. (interview No 50)
Richard (Dick) Butcher, House Manager 1968 - 1973 talks of refurbishing Hutchen Ward and restructuring etc. (Interview No 52)
Dr Eric Bird, Hospital Physician 1956 - 1971 talks of childhood (born in China) and he early memories of Stratford, enthusiastic about Stratford Hospital . Talks of treating a new born baby (interview No 28)
Margaret Miller (nee Morgan) was a trainee nurse 1938 - 1940 - describes nursing practice (interview No 6)
Alf Johnston, worked in the Laboratory 1960 - 1964 - talks of applying for the position, arriving in NZ newly qualified (from Scotland) and being in sole charge of the Laboratory. (Interview No 35)
Recorded as part of Alison's research into her publication Stratford Hospital Memories. No abstract has been made. An edited transcript is available.
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Transcript created by Dr William W. Ahlers.

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