Photograph depicts construction on the new wing of Shaughnessy Hospital.
Three storey concrete structure with wood framing, suggesting the addition of more floors; cement funnel tower behind structure; small car parked outside of single storey building in middle of image; long, narrow building with white wood siding in left foreground.
Title box in lower right corner reads: "NEW WING - SHAUGHNESSY HOSPITAL", "VANCOUVER, B.C.", "MERCER & MERCER, ARCHITECTS", "COMMONWEALTH CONSTRUCTION CO., LTD. GENERAL CONTRACTORS", "No 19", "Date Jan. 16, 1959", "Facing S.E.".