Iron lung Kitchener-Waterloo Hospital [Published]
Photo caption from cropped version of published version of 40-13_001: "K-W HOSPITAL RECEIVES PEER'S GIFT - The first of two iron lungs to be received in the Twin City, the gift of Lord Nuffield, English motor magnet, has arrived at the K-W Hospital. A similar machine is expected shortly at St. Mary's Hospital. Miss Margaret Derstine of the hospital staff, is show above, confined in the lung."
Image of Margaret Derstine lying in an iron lung.
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff. 40-13_001 appeared on Page 3 of the Monday, April 15, 1940 edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "Hospital Uses Reporter to Test New Iron Lung."
Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 8 x 10 cm
Waterloo (Ont. : Regional municipality)
University of Waterloo Library. Special Collections & Archives. Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection. Iron lung Kitchener-Waterloo Hospital [Published]. 40-13_001.