Collection VC069 - Saint Louis Children's Hospital Photographs and Negatives

Studio portrait of Roy D. Kercheval. Woman at work in the St. Louis Children's Hospital milk lab. Nurse holding an IV/feeding tube over a patient. Mrs. Waldman handing a check to Dr. Hartmann. Estelle D. Claiborne shaking hands with Washington University Chancellor Ethan A.H. Shepley. Robert A. Moore, Harry Wallace, Alexis F. Hartmann, Sr., Alice Langenberg, and Estelle Claiborne ... Exterior view of the Spoehrer Building, St. Louis Children's Hospital. Studio portrait of Alice Langenberg. Group portrait of St. Louis Children's Hospital house staff. Drawing of St. Louis Children's Hospital, Jefferson and Adams Street. Patients waiting in the St. Louis Children's Hospital Dispensary. St. Louis Children's Hospital patients playing outdoors at Ridge Farm. Group portrait of four patients, St. Louis Children's Hospital. Female patient with leg braces, St. Louis Children's Hospital. Group portrait of four patients holding bird houses, St. Louis Children's Hospital. Female patient knitting on a bed, St. Louis Children's Hospital. Male patient holding a wooden horse and jockey, St. Louis Children's Hospital. Interior view of a St. Louis Children's Hospital ward diet kitchen. Interior view of a lecture hall, St. Louis Children's Hospital. Exterior view of St. Louis Children's Hospital.
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Saint Louis Children's Hospital Photographs and Negatives


  • 1900-1990 (Creation)


0.65 Linear Feet

Scope and content

This collection consists of 105 photographs, contact sheets, negatives, and slide transparencies depicting scenes from the history of St. Louis Children's Hospital. For other similar collections, please see VC008, VC111, and VC135.

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Some items have been previously removed from this collection, which has led to an incomplete sequence of unnumbered items.

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The collection is open and accessible for research.

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Conditions governing reproduction

Users of the collection should read and abide by the Rights and Permissions guidelines at the Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives.

Users of the collection who wish to cite items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication must request, sign, and return a Statement of Use form to the Archives.

For detailed information regarding use of this collection, contact the Archives and Rare Book Department of the Becker Library (

Preferred Citation:

Item description, Reference Code, Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives, Washington University in St. Louis.

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  • English

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  • Latin

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"Describing Archives: A Content Standard, Second Edition (DACS), 2013."

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© Copyright 2019 Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives. All rights reserved.

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