• School of Nursing commencement, 1930

    Class of 1930 nursing graduates process into the Medical Center Garden for commencement.

  • A newly-minted physician receives her diploma from P&S Dean Henrik Bendixen, 1985

    Newly-minted physician Lisa Ross receives her diploma from P&S Dean Henrik Bendixen, 1985.

  • Presbyterian Hospital ward, c.1920s.

  • Surgery in progress, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, c. 1962.

  • Virginia Apgar (P&S, 1933) with an infant, 1958.

    Virginia Apgar (P&S, 1933) with an infant, 1958. In 1953 Apgar, a Columbia professor of anesthesiology, published the Apgar Score for evaluating the health of newborns.... read more