The original site of the infirmary was at 459 E. 141 St. Those unable to pay received free treatment for eye, ear, nose and throat disorders at this infirmary. A dental clinic was later opened as well.
Sailors' Snug Harbor photographs, SUNY Maritime College, Staten Island, New York.
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The image shows a mother and child at the door of the Dispensary along with pedestrians on the sidewalk and a horse drawn carriage at the curb. The New York Dispensary functioned as community health clinic.