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Eastern Maine Medical Center: 1892-1920

Doctors, Eastern Maine General Hospital, Bangor, ca. 1900

Doctors, Eastern Maine General Hospital, Bangor, ca. 1900

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

"Now this charity is recognized as an indispensable and permanent institution."

In 1900, the first interns are appointed: Drs. Luther S. Mason and John B. Thompson.

Flora B. Hinman donates a horse-drawn ambulance equipped with sleigh runners and the hospital purchases an electrical influence machine.

The boiler house roof is raised for new laundry machinery.

The average cost per patient week is $8.22.


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