Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Battersea

  • The National Anti-Vivisection Hospital, London

    Alan W.H. Bates London, United Kingdom    The Anti-Vivisection Hospital in the 1930s. Photograph courtesy of Peter Maleczec. Source: Flickr In 1935, the National Anti-Vivisection Hospital was in trouble. Its nurses gave up their holidays to raise money, and residents of London’s deprived district of Battersea, which the hospital served, gave their savings, but it…