Mulberry Health Center Album -- Doctor Examining Boy

Mulberry Health Center Album -- Doctor Examining Boy

 

 

Name:
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor; Community Service Society of New York
Title:
Mulberry Health Center Album -- Doctor Examining Boy
Abstract:
Annotation on back: From: Mulberry Health Center AlbumDescription: #4400 From: Mulberry Health Center Album Unknown Photographer In "Last Year's Work and This Year's Challenge"; the 76th Annual Report of the AICP, 1918-1919, p. 9, bottom (cropped on right to doctor's elbow). Caption: Nursing Department. The very best of medical and nursing attention is given to the child who in the mother [sic] words, "just stays puny no matter how hard I try to do for it." In AICP pamphlet "Developing Child Health via Community Organization," c1919, p. 12. Caption: A thorough medical examination determines the exact ailments of the child and indicates to the nurse the course of treatment required. In "A.I.C.P. 1921"; the 78th Annual Report of AICP, 1920-21, p. 12 (towel added). Caption: HEALTH CLINIC. Through its Health Clinics the A.I.C.P. endeavors to give to every child a clean bill of health with which to start life. Frequent examinations by the doctor, watchful care by the dietitian, and constant supervision by the nurse are all a part of our campaign for health.
Collection Name:
Community Service Society Records
Subjects:
Women; Physicians; Nurses; Men; Medical instruments and apparatus; Children--Health and hygiene; Children; Boys; New York (N.Y.); Mulberry Health Center (New York, N.Y.)
Format:
photographs
Date:
between 1918 and 1919
Note (Non date):
Item no. 0572Photograph no. 4400Photographer unknown
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Digital Project:
Community Service Society Photographs