Amasa Wood Hospital, St. Thomas - Surgical Team and Operating Room, ca. 1905
Title: This photograph shows 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 (without a cap), Miss Crane, Miss Rose Brooks, Dr. Robert Kains, Miss Rose, Miss Spitler, Dr. J.D. Curtis, Miss Walch. Dr. Jennie Drennan was one of the first practicing woman physicians in St. Thomas. The earliest was Dr. Margaret Corlis, who was practicing in St. Thomas in the 1880s. Yesterday, March 8, was International Women's Day.
Bygone Days Publication Date: March 9, 2016
Original Publication Date: N/A
Reference No.: C1 Sh3 B6 F1 1
Credit: Elgin County Archives, St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital Archives fonds