Title The London Hospital, Whitechapel: receiving day for outpatients. Process print after W. W. Russell.
Imprint [London]



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Physical description 1 print : process print ; image 33.1 x 49.5 cm
Note Probably a plate to: The illustrated London news, 1896
Summary The patients are facing an open fire, located just beyond the print frame to the left
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 39497i
Lettering Receiving day at the London Hospital ; In the waiting room. depressing and rather murky-looking in spite of its large area of window glass and its ostentatious air of being well scrubbed every morning, the patients sit awaiting their turn to see the surgeon. They are of many ages and of one class: but the characteristic which is most strikingly common to all is their patience and their quietitude ; W. W. Russell
Author, etc. Russell, Walter Westley, 1867-1949.
Topic-LCSH Hospitals.
Nurses.
Patients.
Costume -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Wheelchairs.
Gas-lighting.
Poor.
Poverty.
Place name London (England)
Genre/Technique Photomechanical prints.
Copy photo no. V 13769
L 1772
System no. .b11973213
Record no. 39497i