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Title
Patient G. R. Traub, nurse Grace Burge at Georgia Street Receiving Hospital, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
October 22, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
George R. Traub, covered in bandages from waist to neck, sits on a hospital bed while being attended by Nurse Grace Burge at the Georgia Street Receiving Hospital.
Related to article, "Kitchen Utensil Blows Up: Stew Explosion in Cafe Sends Cook to Hospital." Los Angeles Times, 23 Oct. 1935
The Georgia Street Receiving Hospital, one of several throughout the city during this period, operated from 1927 to 1957 on the 3rd floor of the Georgia Street Police Station at 1337 Georgia. This block of Georgia St., near Pico Blvd. no longer exists and is no the site of the Staples Center.
Handwritten on nitrate negative: Nurse Grace Burge & G.R. Traub, 10-22-35
Text from newspaper caption: G.R. Traub, cafe owner, is shown above being treated at Georgia-street Receiving Hospital by Nurse Grace Burge for burns received when a pressure cooker full of mulligan stew blew up.
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: 2590-- @ Georgia-street Receiving Hospital, Nurse Grace Burge, G.R. Traub, Cook + cafe owner, Stew Blows up + Burns him, 10-22-35
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_9064
ark:/21198/zz002dh2dz
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Burns & scalds
Hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Nurses--American--California--Los Angeles
Georgia Street Receiving Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Traub, George R., 1886-1960
Burge, Grace
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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