Yellow Fever at St. Luke's Hospital

Old St. Luke's Hospital

Photograph of the Old St. Luke's Hospital in 1977, after partial demolition.

90 Years of Service, 1873-1963: The Story of St. Luke's

90 Years of Service, 1873-1963 : the Story of St. Luke's Hospital.

This excerpt from The Story of St. Luke’s: 90 years of service, written in 1963, briefly describes the 1888 yellow fever epidemic and demonstrates that this outbreak of disease lasted in the collective memory.

90 Years of Service, 1873-1963 : the Story of St. Luke's Hospital. 90 Years of Service, 1873-1963 : the Story of St. Luke's Hospital.

The Hospitals

Camp Perry Hospital