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Austin Hospital at Heidelberg, Vic: The Only Hospital for Chronic Diseases in Australia (1928)

This is a remarkable visual record of what hospitals were once like — and the treatments used for some ailments in the 1920s.

Length: 15 minutes 31 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Production company:


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 42624

Education Resources:

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