J. Ewing Memorial Hospital Cornerstone Ceremony
Friday, November 26, 1948
This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.
Mayor O'Dwyer speaks about the current lack of cancer treatment facilities and the prospects represented by the new Ewing Memorial Hospital in the fight against cancer. The mayor also urges the public's support of a referendum proposal to permit the city to borrow $150,000,000 for an expanded hospital program.
Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection
WNYC archives id: 68865
Municipal archives id: LT185