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Maternity Home (The Jane, Douglas?), Christmas

Date(s): December 1962

Creator(s): Manx Press Pictures

Scope & Content: "Christmas at the Maternity Home (on the left) new born baby (half an hour old) joining in the festivities Christmas Day babies, During the "quietest Christmas on record" at the Jane Crookhall Maternity Home, a baby girl was born on Christmas Day to Mrs. Frances O'Grady, of Marathon Road, Douglas. The baby was born ten minutes before midnight. A baby boy was born in Noble's Hospital on Christmas Day to Mrs. Smythe, of Grafton Street, Douglas." (Isle of Man Examiner - 27 December 1962, p.1)

This Is Winter exhibition (House of Manannan, Peel, 5 October 2019-1 March 2020).

Language: eng

Collection: Photographic Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: PG/13633/1/1962/579/1


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