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Broadview Timeline
From 1930s to 1960s

On December 1, 1947 Broadview opened its doors to our very first guest and has been serving our Christian Science community ever since. Our story; however, began over 10 years earlier. The information below has been gathered by reviewing documents preserved in our archives since 1931.

Our Founders

  • Board of Directors
    • Mrs. Winifred Mankowski (President)
    • Gilbert H. Pearsall
    • Mrs. Eva K. Fudger
    • Mr. George H. Flebbe
    • Mr. Kimpton Ellis (legal advisor)
  • Advisory Committee:
    • Mrs. Emma Easton Newman CSD
    • Leonard T. Carney CSB
    • Dr. Walton Hubbard CSB
    • Archibald W. Edes CSB
    • Mrs. Elizabeth Macneil CSB
    • Miss Ethal Putnam CSB
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30s Photos

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1938

Mother Church Committee

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January 27, 1941

Annual Meeting

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March 17, 1944

A Home for 8

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July 15, 1943

Building after Declaration of Peace

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1940s Christian Science Nurse Photos

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1945

Welcome to the Neighborhood

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1940s Facility Photos

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July 6, 1946

Letter to The Mother Church

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September 18, 1946

Committee on Christian Science Nursing Homes

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1946

Film of Original Construction

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July 22, 1948

Endorsement Received

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1950s

Christian Science Nurses and Event Photos

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1950s

Facility PhotosPart 1

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1950s

Facility PhotosPart 2

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1950s

Facility PhotosPart 3

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Early Annual Meeting Invitations

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1950s

Facility PhotosPart 4

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1960s

Berkley Hall Meeting Photos

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1960s

Broadview Facility Photos

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1960s

Broadview Staff and Event Photos

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1960s

Griffith Park Maternity Ward

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