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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...


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


Birthday Party

Date:  date unknown

Description: Seven residents of the Dane County Hospital and Home gather around a table to celebrate a birthday. A birthday cake sits on the table.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Interior of the pharmacy at Saint Mary's Hospital, completed May 18, 1859 and designed by Anthony Bley. A pharmacist works behind the counter. Behind him...

Date: 1943-11-05 

Description: Major Austin Henry of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, poses with an indigenous man in front of the medical tent at the military camp on Woodlark Island, in the Solom...


Wood County Asylum


Description: The Wood County Asylum.

Date: 1958 

Description: Marshall Court, Doctors Park and Shorewood Hills.

Date: 1958-12-09 

Description: Linda Lee Elverman, 19 month-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon Elverman, sits in a crib at Morningside Sanatorium where she is recovering from tuberculo...

Date: 1961-04-01 

Description: Kathy Jahnke and Florence Bunbury, members of Epsilon Sigma Alpha sorority, present Easter baskets to youthful patients at Morningside Sanatorium.

Date: 1952-07-12 

Description: Attic Angel members (plus a few husbands and children) took part in a clean-up party at the former Louis M. Hobbins at 102 East Gorham Street that the asso...

Date: 1961-03-20 

Description: St. Marks Lutheran Church members prepare and deliver toys to the children at Central Colony. Diane and Patricia Williams and Marion Marsh look at scrapbo...

Date: 1954-09-01 

Description: Dr. Robert O'Connor, staff member at the Wisconsin Diagnostic Center at 1552 University Avenue, introduces a young patient to a toy "punching bag" figure,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Apothecary Shop of Hugh Mercer (1726-1777), soldier and physician during the Revolutionary War. Erected around 1760, the building was restored to provide m...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe. The view shows a two-story rotunda on the right, and two other buildings of the...



Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Sanatorium in Hudson, Wisconsin.

Date: 1949-11-15 

Description: Doris Trameri of 568 Park Lane, previously diagnosed with tuberculosis, poses in her former room at Lake View Sanatorium while knitting argyle socks. She...

Date: 1955-04-19 

Description: Members of Attic Angels Association volunteering at the Well Child Center, Wisconsin Neurological Foundation, 1954 East Washington Avenue. Included are Na...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Rest Haven Sanitarium.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the State Sanatorium, constructed in 1898, and a hilly countryside. Past the trees in the foreground stand the many buildings of the sana...

Date: 1954-01-28 

Description: Robert (Red) Wilson (left), one of Wisconsin's all-time football and baseball greats and a catcher for the Chicago White Sox, acts as catcher behind bat ho...

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