CNHS - Le premier hôpital au Canada - The First Hospital in Canada
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N 46° 48.908 W 071° 12.662
19T E 331328 N 5186994
Quick Description: Cette plaque décrit un Lieu historique national du Canada et est située sur la Côte du Palais (rue Charlevoix), à Québec. This plaque describes a Canadian National Historic Site and is located on Côte du Palais (rue Charlevoix), in Québec City.
Location: Quebec, Canada
Date Posted: 4/29/2012 5:24:00 AM
Waymark Code: WMEATD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
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Long Description:
The texte sur la plaque se lit comme suit:
L’Hôtel-Dieu de Québec, fondé le 16 août 1637, par la duchesse d’Aiguillon et les Augustines hospitalières de Dieppe, est le premier hôpital établi en Amérique, au nord du Mexique. Arrivées en 1639, les Augustines s’y dévouent, depuis lors, au soulagement des souffrances humaines.
The text on the plaque reads as follows:
The Hotel-Dieu of Quebec, founded on the 16th August, 1637, by the Duchesse d’Aiguillon and the Augustines Hospitalières de Dieppe, is the first hospital established in America, north of Mexico. Here, ever since their arrival in 1639, the Augustines have ministered to alleviate human suffering.
Classification: National Historic Site

Province or Territory: Quebec

Location - City name/Town name: Québec

Link to Parks Canada entry (must be on www.pc.gc.ca): [Web Link]

Link to HistoricPlaces.ca: [Web Link]

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