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Marnwood Nursing Home. Bowmanville, Ontario Open in full size

Marnwood Nursing Home. Bowmanville, Ontario

Picture, 1981, English

Marnwood Nursing Home. Bowmanville, Ontario

Picture, 1981, English

Caption:

Still a home: Private residence built in Bowmanville in 1873 became Marnwood Nursing Home in 1953. It accommodates 42 elderly women, but its founder, Olive Cobban, predicts such small nursing homes will soon disappear. Meanwhile, Cobban's home has a waiting list.

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Medium

Black and white photograph

Extent

25.3 cm x 20.3 cm

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-1-GO-461b-bowmanville020