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Outside the children's hospital, Shadwell.

Outside the children's hospital, Shadwell.
Outside the children's hospital, Shadwell.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H5080
Description: Mothers and their children wait for admission outside the East London Hospital for Children in Shadwell. This charity hospital, founded thanks to the efforts of Dr Nathaniel Hackford, attracted much attention from the press.
Creator: 'Daily Graphic'
Date: 20 Feb 1891
Credit line: Tower Hamlets Local History Library Collection
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