National Chest Hospital

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Title

National Chest Hospital

Description

"Mrs. Ouida Rickgards, Chairperson of the Friends of the National Chest Hospital [NCH], pins the first fund-raising tag on the Governor-General Florizel Glasspole while he puts his contribution into the tin, at Kings House on Tuesday, March 25. The launching of the Fund is one of several activities marking the 40th anniversary of the NCH and aimed at raising $100,000 to buy a stand-by generator and to repair the roof. Others in the picture are Mrs. Clevetti Soares [holding the tin] and Mrs. Lena Davis an attendant at the hospital."

Subject

National Chest Hospital (St. Andrew, Jamaica); Glasspole, Florizel, - 1909-2000; Governors general - Jamaica; Politicians - Jamaica

Creator

Agency for Public Information

Date

31-Mar-1980

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection IN: Daily News Collection - Hospitals, Ja. - National Chest Hospital

Identifier

D0007627

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

Agency for Public Information, “National Chest Hospital,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed November 29, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/6813.