Published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal Bygone Days feature, and on the Archives flickr site, August 8, 2015: https://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/20491634131/in/dateposted-public/.
1 photograph : b&w ; 32.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph showing a St. Thomas Fire Department evacuation drill at St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, ca. 1965. Firefighters shown are (at top, left to right) Joseph McCarthy, James Johnstone, Ivan Berdan (in civilian clothes, on ladder); and (at bottom, left to right) Gordon Tuck, Max Monroe, William Mailing. The man being lowered from the window is unidentified.
A greeting card, with a sketch on the cover, of the Amasa Wood Hospital, St. Thomas, Ontario, 1891- torn down 1965; sketch by Carolyn Curtis. One of the cards is signed by Carolyn Curtis. Another of the cards is signed by Betty Kempster.