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New Hospital Cornerstone Laying Ceremony

Format
Online; Still Image
Type
Black-and-White Photographs
Series
UVa Medical Alumni News Letter
Date Created
1959-06
Description
From the UVa Medical Alumni News Letter, May-June 1959: "The 'time capsule' -- a copper box containing historical documents relating to the University of Virginia Hospital -- is prepared and set in place behind the cornerstone of the new hospital building." Left to right: Dr. Percy McMurdo, Dr. Halstead Hedges, Allen Barringer (grandson of Dr. Paul Brandon Barringer, founder of the University of Virginia Hospital), and John M. Stacey.
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints20994
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