|Title||Providence Hospital, Seattle, ca. 1911 |
|Photographer||Nowell, Frank H., 1864-1950 |
|Date||ca. 1911 |
|Caption||Between 1907 and 1912, Seattle's Providence Hospital built a large new brick building, at a cost of one million dollars. Designed by Somervell & Cote, it was a full-service hospital with six operating rooms and a nursing school. Patients were moved into the new building in September 1911.|
This postcard shows Providence Hospital, now Providence Seattle Medical Center, at Seventeenth Avenue and Jefferson Street. The building with the smokestack (right) is a power plant.
|Notes||Caption on image: New Providence Hospital, Seattle U.S.A. Photo by F.H. Nowell.|
Caption on verso: New Providence Hospital, Seattle, Wash. Six stories high, 306 feet long. Accomodation [sic] for 300 patients.
Caption by MOHAI staff.
|Subjects||Hospitals--Washington (State)--Seattle; Power plants--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Central District (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||2002.48.869 |
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|Credit Line||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Postcard Collection |
|Physical Description||1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original postcard as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |