Montreal Chest Institute: A majestic beginning
The Chair of the Montreal Chest Institute Foundation reveals the stunning story of how the King took part in the facility’s opening ceremony, despite the fact he was thousands of miles away in Sussex, England.
Follow the century-old institution's journey to its new home at the MUHC Glen site
With King Edward VII's determination to fight tuberculosis and funding from the Burland family, the Royal Edward Institute, the institution that would eventually become the Montreal Chest Institute, opened on October 21, 1909.
The chair of the Montreal Chest Institute Foundation reveals the stunning story of how the King took part in the facility's opening ceremony despite the fact that he was thousands of miles away in Sussex, England.
- Part 1: A majestic beginning
- Part 2: The envy of the Empire
- Part 3: Rich in history
- Part 4: No place like home
- Part 5: A Final Goodbye
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