Sanatorium for the Treatment of Tuberculosis in Chojny

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Title

Sanatorium for the Treatment of Tuberculosis in Chojny

Description

The Municipal Sanatorium for Patients with tuberculosis in Chojny (then a village southwest of Łódź) was created in 1918 on Dr. Seweryn Sterling's initiative. 80 patients in the initial stages of tuberculosis could be treated at the facility simultaneously. The photo shows the road leading up to the sanatorium, which was built in the woods.

Source

The State Archives in Łódź

Tag

Seweryn Sterling; healthcare; tuberculosis; social welfare

Collection

Citation

“Sanatorium for the Treatment of Tuberculosis in Chojny,” Jewish Life in Interwar Łódź , accessed July 22, 2024, https://jewish-lodz.iu.edu/items/show/1927.