First Patient Grant Hunsaker (1965)

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Identifier 2-32HTWWMGrantHunsakerFirstPatient
Title First Patient Grant Hunsaker (1965)
Subject Anniversaries and Special Events; Hospital-Patient Relations; Patients; Hospitals, University; Universities; Utah
Description Grant Hunsaker, age 6, was the first admission to the University Medical Center, July 10, 1965. The center of attention opening day, Grant was presented with a plaque and a blue toy Tonka truck by the medical center staff.  Pictured also, are Dr Kenneth Castleton, Dean of the College of Medicine, Grant's mother, and hospital administrator, Vernon L. Harris.  In all, 93 patients were transferred that day from the out-of-date Salt Lake County General Hospital to the new University Medical Center.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2015
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Relation History of the Health Sciences Collection, University of Utah
Rights Management Copyright © 2015, University of Utah, All Rights Reserved
Holding Institution Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Metadata Cataloger amt
Relation is Part of How the West Won Medicine: Chapter 2
ARK ark:/87278/s63r4334
Setname ehsl_hhs
Date Created 2016-10-18
Date Modified 2020-01-16
ID 1036315
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s63r4334
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