Story: Hicks, Adelaide

Adelaide Hicks

Adelaide Hicks

Adelaide Hicks was photographed in her uniform around 1910. By then known in Mosgiel as ‘Nurse Hicks’, she was called on to deal with a wide range of medical emergencies, and also acted as an unofficial community social worker.

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Karen Duder. 'Hicks, Adelaide', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993, updated November, 2013. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/2h34/hicks-adelaide (accessed 17 February 2019)