Published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal Bygone Days feature, and on the Archives flickr site, March 9, 2016: https://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/25677502635/in/dateposted-public/.
Posted on Twitter: March 8, 2019.
St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital Archives fonds - Photographs series
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm on mat 25.5 x 28 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph showing a surgical team and operating room at Amasa Wood Hospital, St. Thomas, ca. 1905. Left to right: Miss McLellan, Miss Nellie Brown, Miss Atkin, Dr. Jennie Drennan, Miss Crane, Miss Rose Brooks, Dr. Robert Kains, Miss Rose, Miss Spitler, Dr. J.D. Curtis, Miss Walch. Jennie Drennan was one of the first woman physicians to practice in St. Thomas: she is listed in St. Thomas city directories from 1901 to 1908 (1905-1908 as Medical Superintendent of Amasa Wood Hospital).