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Manila Gipp

Health Facilities, Hospitals, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, [Manila Gipp, a nurse and medical administrator who worked at the Calumet Public Hospital from 1924 unitl 1968. The photograph was published in the Daily Mining Gazette February 21, 1968 with an article entitled "Mrs. Gipp Resigns at Calumet Hospital."]

Scanned: March 30, 2006


1918 Spanish Influenza Poster

Health Facilities, Armed Forces, Soldiers, Disasters, Natural Disasters Drawing of man in crowd with title "Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases / As Dangerous As Poison Gas Shells / Spread of Spanish Influenza Menaces Our War Production." Two of the background figures are in uniform. [this image was copied from the October 15, 1918 issue of the Hancock newspaper The Evening Copper Journal, but also appeared in other local newspapers. It was distributed by the U.S. Public Health Service along with information on limiting the spread of the influenza virus, and how the flu virus was hampering American efforts in World War I.]

Scanned: February 20, 2007


Dispensary

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Health Facilities, [Photograph of the inside of an early dispensary. Image shoes shelves of labled glass mars of different sizes.]

Scanned: July 1, 2013


Dispensary

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Health Facilities, [Photograph of the inside of an early dispensary. Image shows an examination room with some medical supplies, including an early examination table.]

Scanned: July 1, 2013


Hospital View

Health Facilities, Hospitals, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Hospitals, Hospital, view from across Portage Lake. [Image shows the hospital along with various buildings in Hancock, Taken from the Houghton side.]

Scanned: May 26, 2015