File 02 - Photo album of photographs of the hospital

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GB 3544 RHN-PH-01-02


Photo album of photographs of the hospital


  • 1946-1951 (Creation)

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1 file and blank photo album. Digital copies of the photographs are available.

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Photographic album of images of the hospital, taken between 1946-1950, presented as a gift to former secretary, J G Pitcher (1946-1951). Album includes a typescript note, dated December 1951 from [Committee board] to J G Pilcher regarding the gift of the album. The letter is signed by 31 signatories.

Album includes black and white photographs of the exterior building of the hospital, including an aerial photograph, along with images of staff and patients including a garden fete in the hospital gardens.

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The album is compiled of photographs taken of the hospital by various photographic agencies including Fox Photographs Ltd, Aerofilms Limited and Eagles Aerophotos Ltd. Accreditation for each photograph will be added to each image. The photographs were likely commissioned by the hospital. However, if you are concerned that you have found material on our website or catalogues that breaches copyright laws, or you have other concerns about the content made available, please contact us at

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