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The Collections

Scientist or institution: Hospital Sanatori de l'Esperit Sant
Repository institution: Museu d'Història de la Medicina de Catalunya
Keywords: Medicine, History of Science
Period covered: 1929-1960 aprox
Additional information:

The Esperit Sant Hospital Sanatorium was created in 1917 to house people incurably ill with tuberculosis. It became the centre of studies on tuberculosis with the largest capacity in Catalonia. During the Franco regime, the Association of the Esperit Sant came to belong to the National Anti-Tuberculosis Board, and later it became the Esperit Sant Foundation to include new medical and surgical specialities.


Administrative documentation

Clinical records

Approximate volume: 0'26 ml