Mulberry Health Center Album -- Nurse with Mother and Children


New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor (Issuing body)
Community Service Society of New York (Issuing body,Former owner)
Mulberry Health Center Album -- Nurse with Mother and Children
From: Mulberry Health Center Album #3098 Unknown Photographer In AICP 75th "Annual Report 1918" (1917-1918), page 14. Caption: NOTE THE BABY IN THE CRIB, a healthy, sturdy American, the first of the five not started off in swaddling clothes. The mother was guided by the nurse as to her own care and that of the coming baby and she is now ready to be guided concerning each of the children. The nurse is explaining to the mother the doctor's instructions as to proper diet and care which will cure the skin disease and bring walking strength to these little legs. In AICP pamphlet "Developing Child Health via Community Organization," c1919, page 13. Caption: The little youngster in the crib was the first of this little group not started out in swaddling clothes.
Collection Name
Community Service Society records
Shelf Location
Box no. 298, Folder no. 9
Women; Interior architecture; Nurses; Mothers; House furnishings; Children--Health and hygiene; Children; Child rearing; New York (N.Y.); Mulberry Health Center (New York, N.Y.)
circa 1917
Photographer unknown.
Annotation on back: From: Mulberry Health Center Album
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Digital Project
Community Service Society Records
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