Mary Harkness Convalescent Home scrapbook and guest book

Abstract: 

Guest book for visitors to the Mary Harkness Convalescent Home of the Presbyterian Hospital. The bulk of the volume, however, has been used as a scrapbook largely documenting the construction of the Harkness Home's wing for handicapped children which opened on Oct. 7, 1952. Included are meeting minutes, hospital memoranda and reports, correspondence, a press release, a newspaper clipping, a seating plan for the dedication ceremony, and a photograph of the completed wing.

Creator: 

Presbyterian Hospital (New York, N.Y.). Mary Harkness Convalescent Home

Date [inclusive]: 

1937-1958 (bulk 1950-1952)

Languages: 

English

Physical Description: 

1 volume (34 p.)

Collection: 

Access: 

Unrestricted.

Cite as: 

Mary Harkness Convalescent Home scrapbook and guest book, Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library.