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Royal Alexandra Hospital Edmonton


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
Postcard mailed to Mrs. R.B. Layton, Lacombe, Alberta, from Eva in Edmonton.
Notes:
This hospital, designed by local architect Roland W. Lines, opened in 1911. Built at at cost of $225,000, it replaced the old Public Hospital on Boyle Street. In 1918 the west wing was added.
Inscriptions:
Reverse reads:
"Edmonton, Aug. 11/26
Dear Mr. & Mrs. Layton,
Had a lovely time at Banff. Took in quite a few of the tours to Lake Louise, etc. and it is a wonderful country. If any mail should have gone to Lacombe for either Harry or myself would you mind forwarding it to Gen. Del., Edmonton, c/o Gebdetic [sic] Survey as we expect to be here for a few days. Suppose you are all at the Lake now, and I hope you have a nice vacation. Harry is going to write to the photographer I think. Love to all the children and yourselves.
Eva"
Date of Original:
11 August 1926
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
OILL0100
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Alberta, Canada
    Latitude: 53.55014 Longitude: -113.46871
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Oakville Public Library

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Oakville ON L6J 2Z4

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Royal Alexandra Hospital Edmonton


Postcard mailed to Mrs. R.B. Layton, Lacombe, Alberta, from Eva in Edmonton.