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Peter Bent Brigham Hospital

Anaeze C. Offodile II Joel T. Katz Boston, Massachusetts, United States   Figure from The American hospital of the twentieth century; a treatise on the development of medical institutions (1918) Before his death in 1877, Peter Bent Brigham, a prominent restaurateur, businessman and abolitionist in the Boston area, left a significant bequest for the creation […]