Maine General Hospital Ward B, Portland, ca. 1920

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Maine General Hospital Ward B, Portland, ca. 1920

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Nurses cared for recovering patients in general wards with few comforts and little privacy at Maine General Hospital.

Twenty heavy iron beds lined each ward in two facing rows. Ample light poured through the spacious windows and flowers were allowed in the women's ward.

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  • Title: Maine General Hospital Ward B, Portland, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Local Name: West End
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: photographic print
  • Dimensions: 19.1 cm x 24.1 cm
  • Local Code: P01.16.05
  • Collection: Maine Medical Center Photographs
  • Object Type: Image

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