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Description: A nurse, possibly a student nurse, looks at a thermometer after taking the temperature of a female patient laying in bed.

Date: 1953 

Description: Exterior view of the Lake View Sanitarium, where Lewis Arms's mother Mamie Arms Hall was treated for tuberculosis.

Date: 1925-06 

Description: Children posing in the back of an open truck wagon in front of the Neighborhood House Infant Welfare Clinic. The wagon is marked "Frautschi". This is the f...

Date: 1945-02-08 

Description: Wisconsin General Hospital room with two patients and a medical aide in crowded conditions.

Photograph

"Well Baby" Clinic

Date: 1950-06-01 

Description: Dr. Ruth Foster, left, is shown examaning baby Janet Lee Sommerville while assisted by Nurse H. Anita Anderson as the mother, Mrs. Robert Somerville, looks...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Native American women and children wait in line by a bus to be tested for tuberculosis by the Wisconsin Anti-Tuberculosis Association. A sign points the wa...

Date: 1929-12-17 

Description: Construction of Lake View Tuberculosis Sanatorium, nearing completion. The building is located at 1202 Northport Drive.

Photograph

Lutefisk Supper

Date: ????-12 date unknown

Description: Several women are served lutefisk at a lutefisk supper at the Dane County Home. There are plates of lefse and dinner rolls on the table.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Saint Mary's Hospital, 720 South Brooks St., completed in 1911.

Date: 1932-03-04 

Description: Military veterans receive therapy in hot water tubs, with George Gardner, director of the hydro-therapy department, Wisconsin Memorial Hospital on Farwell...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the reception room of Dannemora State Hospital, built in 1899 as a mental health facility. The view includes a large painting on the far wall...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A doctor unloading a box filled with a supply of the polio vaccine. The box in the foreground is labeled "Polio Vaccine Rush" and the doctor is kneeling ne...

Date: 1948-02-10 

Description: Madison Woman's Club members, left to right, Mrs. John C. Sammis, Mrs. George R. Holdhusen, Mrs. Leslie F. Van Hagan, and Mrs. Edward N. Hein are shown giv...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the building and grounds of the Ashland General Hospital.

Date: 1888 

Description: The Taylor Orphanage, built by Lucas Bradley in 1868.

Photograph

011 - Health Cabin

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Description: The health cabin located in a wooded setting. Original caption notes: "Here our medical counselor lives and keeps her equipment. In a separate room are two...

Photograph

St. Mary's Hospital

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: St. Mary's Hospital, 720 South Brooks St., completed in 1911.

Date: 1929-12-17 

Description: Construction of Lake View Tuberculosis Sanatorium nearing completion. The building is located at 1202 Northport Drive.

Photograph

Reading Braille

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman in dark glasses, who is a resident of Dane County Hospital and Home, reads a book in Braille as her therapist looks on.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a bedroom at Doctor's Hospital, founded by Theodore Atlas in the early 1900's. A view from across the room shows a patient's bed, two chairs,...

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