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UHN Virtual Library: Archival Photos

Archival Photos

For more information about UHN’s Corporate Archives see our guide on Researching Hospital History at UHN. If you wish to purchase a high-quality scan of any of these photographs, or to request permission to use them in any presentations or publications, please contact us.

Nurses observing surgery at the Toronto General Hospital, ca. 1895

 

Nurses observing surgery at the Toronto General Hospital, Gerrard Street Location, ca. 1895 [photograph], b&w; Department of Public Affairs and Communications fonds, Photographs, RG 1-TH 2-2.4.716, University Health Network Archives, Toronto.

Early private ambulance in Toronto ca. 19thC

 

Private Ambulance in front of Grace Hospital, Toronto, ca. 19th C [photograph], b&w, Toronto Western Hospital fonds, Grace Hospital records, TW fonds-TW 7-TW 7-5-1, University Health Network Archives, Toronto.

diabetic kitchen ca. 1923

 

Diabetic Kitchen in Toronto General Hospital’s Private Patients’ Pavilion, ca. 1923 [photograph], b&w; Department of Public Affairs and Communications fonds, Photographs, RG 1-TH 2-2.4.836, University Health Network Archives, Toronto.

Dr. Harold John’s demonstrating the Cobalt machine to Princess Margaret

 

Dr. Harold John’s demonstrating the Cobalt machine to HRH Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon, 1958 [photograph], b&w;  Ontario Cancer Institute/Princess Margaret Hospital fonds, Department of Public Relations photographs and records, OCI fonds-1-1B.4, University Health Network Archives, Toronto. Credit: Gilbert A. Milne & Co. Limited.

x-ray department 1926

 

Toronto Western Hospital X-Ray Department, 1926 [photograph], b&w, Toronto Western Hospital fonds, Photographs, TW fonds-TW 11-TW 11-4-1, University Health Network Archives, Toronto.

Teaching at Princess Margaret Hospital

 

Teaching at Princess Margaret Hospital, undated [photograph], b&w; Ontario Cancer Institute/Princess Margaret Hospital fonds, Department of Public Relations photographs and records, OCI fonds-1-1B.54, University Health Network Archives, Toronto.