Evening Dispensary for Working Women and Girls

Founded: Incorporated 1891
: 115 West Barre Street, Baltimore, MD

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1901
    Notes: (Incorp. 1891) 115 west Barre St. Clinics held: Monday and Thursday, 3 to 5 p.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 7 to 9 p.m. Object.–To provide treatment for womena nd children by women physicians. Management.– Board of directors, self perpetuating. 10 to 25 cents is charged those who can pay. At Wednesday evening clinic the fee is 50 cents. Two physicians reside in the Dispensary who visit sick patients in their homes. The Dispensary is supported by private subscriptions, and by the receipts from its pay patients. Patients treated 1900-1901, 6841; prescriptions filled, 13,274; visits to outside patients, 1865. Income, 1900, $2063.78; expenses, $1879.99.
    Source: Charity Organization Society, Directory of the Charitable and Beneficent Organizations of Baltimore together with Legal Suggestions, Etc. Baltimore: : 40-41