MEDIA
An Emergency Case Operating Room of the Richmond Hospital.
Original Author: D. A. Ferguson & Co., Richmond
Created: 1907
Medium: Printed photograph

An Emergency Case” Operating Room of the Richmond Hospital.“””

Four nurses assist a doctor during "An Emergency Case" in the operating room at Richmond Hospital, a facility created  for the treatment of African American patients. The hospital also served as a training center for nurses. It is not known whether this photograph depicts a genuine emergency, or merely a practice case.