E-version of "Our Tribute Everlasting"

Your Tribute Everlasting

On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Jewish General Hospital, the Hospital’s Archives Department has digitized Our Tribute Everlasting written by Alexander Wright in 1984 for the Hospital’s 50th anniversary.

Our Tribute Everlasting documents the history of the Hospital from its medical precursors, the Herzl Dispensary and the Hebrew Maternity Hospital, through to its inception in 1934. As well, the book marvelously describes the JGH’s growth and development in patient care, the importance of medical education and research in its early years and its close connection with the community at large.
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Your Tribute Everlasting

 Message from the President & Preface

 I. Montreal and the Jewish Community in the 1920's

 II. The Dream

 III. A "Tribute Everlasting"

 IV. Construction & V. "An Ornament to its City"

 VI. Trial and Accomplishment: the Depression and the War Years

 VII. Expansion and Specialization

 VIII. Education and Research

 IX. The Jewish General Hospital and the Community

 X. Two Influential Men & XI. The Jewish General Hospital and the Future

 Notes, Leadership, Executive Directors, Heads of Departments, About the Author

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