Provident Hospital: Political Potpourri

(l to r) Councilwoman Victorine Q. Adams, State Sen. Rosalie Abrams, Lt. Gov/Acting Gov Blair Lee

(l to r) Councilwoman Victorine Q. Adams, State Sen. Rosalie Abrams, Lt. Gov/Acting Gov Blair Lee

(l to r) First from right Councilman and attorney Michael Mitchell (circa 1970's), 2nd photo(circa late 1960's-71): Mayor Thomas D'alesandro seated. Second from left Attorney George L. Russell, Jr; Dr. Elijah Saunders, Assoc. Dir. Charles G. Tildon, Jr. / Bottom photo(circa early 1970's): Mayor William Donald Schaefer seated. at left seated-George L. Russell, Jr. at left standing-Charles G. Tildon

(l to r) First from right Councilman and attorney Michael Mitchell (circa 1970's), 2nd photo(circa late 1960's-71): Mayor Thomas D'alesandro seated. Second from left Attorney George L. Russell, Jr; Dr. Elijah Saunders, Assoc. Dir. Charles G. Tildon, Jr. / Bottom photo(circa early 1970's): Mayor William Donald Schaefer seated. at left seated-George L. Russell, Jr. at left standing-Charles G. Tildon

Top photo: Attorney George L. Russell, Jr. and Samuel T. Daniels, Grand Master/Prince Hall Lodge circa 1970's. bottom(l to r) State Senator Verda Welcome. Far right photo: man in center is MD Comptroller Louis L. Goldstein

Top photo: Attorney George L. Russell, Jr. and Samuel T. Daniels, Grand Master/Prince Hall Lodge circa 1970's. bottom(l to r) State Senator Verda Welcome. Far right photo: man in center is MD Comptroller Louis L. Goldstein

Associate Director Charles G. Tildon Jr. shaking hands with Bishop P. Francis Murphy circa-late 1960's-1970. Bottom(l to r) Tildon, Jr., Lawrence Cardinal Shehan, George L. Russell, Jr. | Far right photo: Councilwoman Victorine Q. Adams standing by Christmas tree

Associate Director Charles G. Tildon Jr. shaking hands with Bishop P. Francis Murphy circa-late 1960's-1970. Bottom(l to r) Tildon, Jr., Lawrence Cardinal Shehan, George L. Russell, Jr. | Far right photo: Councilwoman Victorine Q. Adams standing by Christmas tree

Mayor William D. Schaefer and Charles G. Tildon, Jr.  circa early 1970's | Top right photo: US Senator Joseph Tydings | Bottom photo: Charles Tildon, Senator Tydings

Mayor William D. Schaefer and Charles G. Tildon, Jr.  circa early 1970's | Top right photo: US Senator Joseph Tydings | Bottom photo: Charles Tildon, Senator Tydings

Provident Hospital-In The Community

Provident Hospital: circa 1969 | School Unknown

Provident Hospital: circa 1969 | School Unknown

Provident Hospital: circa 1960's-judging from young man's attire that is second from right. Bottom photos are approx. early 1980's

Provident Hospital: circa 1960's-judging from young man's attire that is second from right. Bottom photos are approx. early 1980's

Provident Hospital: (l to r) circa approx 1950's based on the document. Other two photos circa late 1960's or 1970.

Provident Hospital: (l to r) circa approx 1950's based on the document. Other two photos circa late 1960's or 1970.

Provident Hospital: (top photo) circa 1960's. council woman Victorine Q. Adams, 3rd from right. Bottom photos (l to r) 1st photo circa approx 1960's, 2nd and 3rd photos circa approx 1950's

Provident Hospital: (top photo) circa 1960's. council woman Victorine Q. Adams, 3rd from right. Bottom photos (l to r) 1st photo circa approx 1960's, 2nd and 3rd photos circa approx 1950's

Provident Hospital: Hitting the Streets, circa approx 1950's

Provident Hospital: Hitting the Streets, circa approx 1950's

Provident Hospital: Interview with Steve Turner

Steve Turner is a gospel musician and the founder of Praise Unlimited Ministries. As a Baltimore youth he wanted to become a doctor and joined the Medical Explorers program at Provident Hospital as a teen. Provident operated for more than 90yrs and was a proud Black institution in Baltimore. It ceased as Provident in 1986 and operated as Liberty Medical Center. Today its facilities are operated by Baltimore City Community College.