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Lowell History: The Isolation Hospital

The Lowell Isolation Hospital, later called Meadowcrest Hospital. Officially opened in 1920. Partially opened in 1918 to treat victims of the Spanish Flu.

Newspaper photo gallery (use your keyboad arrows to advance slides)

May 7, 1900

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December 27, 1912

From "The Record of a City" by George Kenngott (1912)

December 16, 1913

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