Fonds PR1828 - Aberhart Memorial Sanatorium fonds

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Aberhart Memorial Sanatorium fonds

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    • [1960] (Creation)

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    31 photographs

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    Administrative history

    The Aberhart Memorial Sanatorium opened in 1952 in Edmonton, Alberta. The sanatorium treated tuberculosis patients until 1970 when management of the hospital transferred to the University of Alberta Hospital. The sanatorium offered 295 beds, and a large nurse's residence. Dr. H.H. Stephen was Medical Superintendent of the Sanatorium from 1952 to 1969.

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    The fonds consists of 31 photographs, dating from the 1960’s, of patients, staff, and activities at the Aberhart Memorial Sanatorium taken by an unidentified photographer.

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    In 1992, the Department of Health transferred the material to the Provincial Archives of Alberta.


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        The material is in English.

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        Access Conditions: None

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        Use Conditions: Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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        Associated materials

        For more material on tuberculosis in Alberta please see the Dr. H.H. Stephens fonds and the Baker Memorial Sanatorium fonds at the Provincial Archives of Alberta.


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        Information for the administrative history/biographical sketch sourced from the H.H. Stephens fonds at the Provincial Archives of Alberta.

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        Includes accession GR1992.0211.

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