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"Ambulalnce" - Winter, 1898

Ambulance with Staff

Automobile Ambulance, c.1935


Ambulance & Pine Bulding - Summer, 1898

Ambulance in the Hospital's 176th Anniversary Parade

Two Ambulances outside the Elaboratory, 1895

Two Ambulances, c.1880s

Automobile Ambulance after
a Car Accident

Ambulance on 8th Street

Ambulance, 1940

Ambulance Outside
The Garrett Building

"Emergency Patrol" Ambulance Ouside
The Garrett Building

American Legion Ambulance Outside
The Garrett Building


Ambulance Bay

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Pennsylvania Hospital Historic Collections
3rd Floor Pine Building East Wing
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107

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