Fonds crha-2035 - Calgary General Hospital fonds

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Calgary General Hospital fonds

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crha crha-2035

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  • 1891-1995 (Creation)
    Calgary General Hospital

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32.5 m of textual records. -- ca. 750 photographs. -- ca. 75 plans.

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These records became the responsibility of the Calgary Regional Health Authority in 1995 and were transferred to the CRHA Archives at the Colonel Belcher Hospital in 1997.

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This fonds includes Board records 1891-1995, administrative records 1898-1994, medical records 1904-1994, hundreds of photographs 1890s-1990s, plans ca. 1910 - 1990s and various artifacts.

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Dozens of artifacts were donated with the records of the Hospital. Records related to those in this fonds are found at the City of Calgary Archives (correspondence and agreements between the City and CGH) and at the Glenbow Archives (a CGH Board minute book and other early documents, as well as CGH Nursing School records).

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Miscellaneous accruals are expected to this fonds.

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