Mulberry Health Center Album -- Doctor Examining Boy


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 -- Doctor Examining Boy
#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 AIC P 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
Shelf Location
Box no. 299, Folder no. 89, Photograph no. 4400
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.)
between 1918 and 1919
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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