Oshawa Public Libraries' Newspaper Index
LH2190 Oshawa General Hospital - Front Entrance


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photo of the view of the front entrance of the renovated (1955) Oshawa General Hospital.
Notes:
To deal with unsatisfactory health conditions in the town, sixty women from various churches established the Hospital Auxiliary in 1907 to raise funds for the building of a hospital. Originally built and opened in 1910, it housed a Nursing School until the program merged with Durham College in the 1970s. It officially became an accredited "General Hospital" in 1923 after a maternity and surgical wing were added to the building. There have been several additions since its inception, including two McLaughlin family wings. The hospital is currently part of the Lakeridge Health Group.
Inscriptions:
"O.G.H."
Date of Original:
ca. 1950
Dimensions:
Width: 6 cm
Height: 4 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
LH2190
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.90012
    Latitude: 43.90012 Longitude: -78.84957
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Eva Saether,

Local History and Genealogy Librarian,

65 Bagot Street,

Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2

LH2190 Oshawa General Hospital - Front Entrance
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LH2190 Oshawa General Hospital - Front Entrance


Black and white photo of the view of the front entrance of the renovated (1955) Oshawa General Hospital.