Jo Laffey, Children's Hospital, Portland

Contributed by Bangor Public Library


Jo Laffey was one of the nurses who treated Louise Surette during her stay at the Children's Hospital in Portland in 1934-35.

Surette, the daughter of George and Mary Surette of Mexico, was 16 when she went to the hospital to be treated for scoliosis. She took photos of a number of other patients and staff during her stay at the hospital.

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About This Item

  • Title: Jo Laffey, Children's Hospital, Portland
  • Creation Date: 1934
  • Subject Date: 1934
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Collection: Cindy Boudreau Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Bangor Public Library
145 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 947-8336

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