Garfield_Park_Hospital.jpgIn March of 1914, 28-year-old dressmaker Irene Ridgeway died at Garfield Park Hospital in Chicago from an abortion performed by an unknown perpetrator.

In February of 1917, 28-year-old Miss Bertha Dombrowski, who worked as a maid, died at Chicago's Garfield Park Hospital from an abortion performed by an unknown perpetrator.

Garfield Park Hospital was a for-profit hospital founded by physicians. It was a legitimate hospital that provided comprehensive care.