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Urban hospitals

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered general works on hospitals in urban areas. This heading may be divided geographically by names of individual regions, countries, states, etc. Works on hospitals in specific cities or other urban areas are entered under the heading Hospitals with the appropriate geographic subdivision.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Almshouse medical records

Identifier: MS 2474

This collection consists of the case notes of Dr. James H. Miller (1788-1853), attending physician of the Baltimore Almshouse from 1833-1837.

Dates: 1833-1837

Baltimore City Hospitals photograph album

Identifier: 2011-007-LIB
Content Description

This collection contains an album of photographs assembled circa 1930-1960 by Miss Nellie Frances Pearce (1902-1988) while she was a nurse at Baltimore City Hospitals, and 3 certificates of professional activity by Miss Pearce while she was in Baltimore.

Dates: circa 1930s-1960s

Bay View Asylum receipt collection

Identifier: MS 2532

This collection contains receipts and cancelled checks for items purchased from 1866 to 1886 for the Bay View Asylum located in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dates: 1866-1886

Glass plate negatives photograph collection

Identifier: PP 0011

This collection contains glass plate negatives that depict various aspects of Maryland social, political, and economic history, including. These aspects include buildings, monuments, cemeteries, schools, businesses, industry, recreation, scenes, streets, transportation, residences, and parks. Maryland locations documented include Baltimore City, Annapolis, Ellicott City, Baltimore County, Harford County, Prince Anne's County, and Somerset County.

Dates: 1890-1930

Hughes photograph collection

Identifier: PP 0008
Abstract This collection contains photographs by the Hughes Company, and provides an extensive professional documentation of many aspects of life in Baltimore City and County, and other Maryland counties including Anne Arundel, Carroll, Harford, Kent, and St. Mary's. Subjects include street scenes, buildings, shipping, industry, businesses, recreational and sports facilities, portraits, public buildings, residences, churches, hospitals, schools, monuments, and transportation. There are also copy...
Dates: 1910-1946

N. Louise Young manuscript collection

Identifier: MS 3137

Collection of manuscript items related to Dr. N. Louise Young (1907-1997), Maryland’s first practicing African-American female physician, and her family. The collection includes correspondence, materials related to Dr. Young’s tenure at Provident Hospital in Baltimore, and an assortment of citations and awards presented to Dr. Young for her professional and charitable work.

Dates: 1898-1999