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The East London Hospital for Children.

The East London Hospital for Children.
The East London Hospital for Children.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H5078
Description: A view of the newly opened East London Hospital for Children in Shadwell. Set up in 1868 by Dr Nathaniel Heckford, the hospital was fortunate in attracting many patrons. Charles Dickens described it in 'The Uncommercial Traveller'.
Creator: 'Illustrated London News'
Date: 12 May 1877
Credit line: Tower Hamlets Local History Library Collection
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