Holy Family Hospital, Private Room I | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society

Book or Pamphlet

Holy Family Hospital, Private Room I

Holy Family Hospital, Private Room I | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society
View of a small private room with a cast-iron and brass bed. A single window with sheer dotted Swiss tied-back curtains brightens the room.  On the hardwood floor is a floral patterned rug. A wicker chair with plush seat cushion and cast-iron tray table are standing near the bed. On the right, a pitcher, basin and accessories are on a linen covered wash stand. High above the bed are framed pictures hanging from cording. The first floor was exclusively for male patients, while the second floor was reserved for female patients and a chapel. Private rooms ranged from $10 to $20 per week, depending on the location and character of the room.
DESCRIPTION
View of a small private room with a cast-iron and brass bed. A single window with sheer dotted Swiss tied-back curtains brightens the room. On the hardwood floor is a floral patterned rug. A wicker chair with plush seat cushion and cast-iron tray table are standing near the bed. On the right, a pitcher, basin and accessories are on a linen covered wash stand. High above the bed are framed pictures hanging from cording. The first floor was exclusively for male patients, while the second floor was reserved for female patients and a chapel. Private rooms ranged from $10 to $20 per week, depending on the location and character of the room.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:131437
Creation Date: 1901
Creator Name:Melendy Studio, Manitowoc
City:Manitowoc
County:Manitowoc
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Glander Art Studio (Manitowoc, Wi.) : Photographs and miscellaneous records, 1890-1972
Genre:Book or Pamphlet
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:M2003-001.1.19
Original Dimensions:4.75 x 3.25 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
See also Image ID's: 130734, 131077, 131246, 131263, 131439, 131444, 131631, 131633. The view is one of nine in an informational booklet for potential patients entitled "First Biennial Prospectus of Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, Wis., Founded September 28, 1899, Conducted by The Franciscan Sisters, O.M.C., 1902." See also online catalog for "Second Biennial Prospectus of Holy Family Hospital, Manitowoc, Wis., 1904."
SUBJECTS
Interior decoration
Plants
Bedrooms
Carpets
Draperies
Furniture
Hospitals
Indoor photography

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