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Nurses at the piano
TitleNurses at the piano
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SubjectHospitals—Massachusetts—Springfield; Springfield Hospital (Springfield, MA)—History; Nursing—Study and Teaching; Nursing—History.
DescriptionIn November 1887, the Hernando Fuller Farm on North Chestnut Street in Springfield, MA was purchased for the construction of a new building for Springfield Hospital. The hospital opened in May 1889 and accommodated fifty patients in three wards and several private rooms. Nurses and nursing students were housed on the third floor. This photograph shows four nurses surrounding a piano in 1903.
CreatorSpringfield Hospital School of Nursing
ContributorsBaystate Medical Center, Health Sciences Library
RelationFrom the archives of the Health Sciences Library at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA.
CoverageSpringfield Hospital Training School for Nurses, Springfield, MA; 1903.
RightsPublication of images from Baystate Medical Center is subject to approval and fees may be assessed. Publication includes the following media: print, electronic/digital, videotape, film or microfilm. Written permission must be obtained in advance of publication by contacting the Health Sciences Library at . Any fees charged by Baystate Medical Center are separate from copyright fees.
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