Kosciuszko Hospital

Title

Kosciuszko Hospital

Subject

Polish Medical Mission

Description

The Kosciuszko Hospital was the joint effort of the Unitarian Service Committee's Polish Medical Team and ZUS, the Polish Social Insurance Agency. The team was tasked with repairing and restocking the hospital, including importing the latest American hospital equipment and machinery, to serve the miners in the region. The focus of the hospital was, and remains to be, traumatic surgery.

Creator

Alex Chen

Source

Work 47. USCA, Audiovisual Records, Photographs, 1941-1986, bMS 16181/5 (6) , Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard University

Date

1930-2015

Rights

Andover-Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Archives

Type

Photograph

Files

16674003.jpeg

Citation

Alex Chen, “Kosciuszko Hospital,” Mapping Cultural Space Across Eurasia, accessed December 6, 2022, https://eurasia.omeka.fas.harvard.edu/items/show/904.

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