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Sir Dinshaw Manackjee Petit Hospital, [Bombay].

Sir Dinshaw Manackjee Petit Hospital, [Bombay].

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1890

Shelfmark: Photo 201/(52)

Item number: 20152

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of Sir Dinshaw Manackjee Petit Hospital in Bombay from the 'Album of architectural and topographical views, mostly in South Asia' taken by an unknown photographer in the 1890s. Sir Dinshaw Manockjee Petit (1823-1901) was a textile industrialist and philanthropist. In 1888, he donated funds to build the Sir Dinshaw Manackjee Petit Hospital, a hospital for women and children. This hospital is part of the Jamsetjee Jeejeebhoy Hospital, which began as a dispensary in 1834 and opened in 1846.

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