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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Hospital 1907 279 West Adams
Date: Sun, 4 Jun 2006 18:00:44 -0500


There was a private hospital at 279 West Adams in 1907.
(I don't know when it opened or closed).

In 1907 it was run by a Mrs. Brendecke

The hospital had various names

Brendecke Hospital
Women's Private Hospital
Women's Christian Hospital
Women's Free Dispensary
Illinois State Sanitarium

Tribune Article: June 19, 1907

> COURT STARTLED BY GIRL'S STORY
>
> New Witness Tells of Shocking Conditions in Mrs. Brendecke's Hospital.
>
> FULL INQUIRY TO FOLLOW
>
> Slavery of Patients, Blackmail and Disappearance of Babies Are
> Alleged.

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