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Urban Hospitals

Photo:  Canada’s urban hospitals

Canada’s urban hospitals, the “medical workshops”, grew in complexity as new technology was installed, new hospital-based procedures were developed and more people turned to them for health care.
Courtesy of the University Health Network Archives, Toronto: RG 1, Department of Public Affairs and Communications Fonds TH 2.4.429, “Toronto General Hospital Aerial View”, April 8, 1930. © Interprovincial Airways Limited.

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