Children at Polio Unit Eating; Children at Polio Unit Napping

Description:

Copy photograph of two images of children in a polio unit. In the top image several children lie on blankets on the floor. The child in the foreground is looking at the camera. In the bottom image six children sit at tables eating. A nurse stands behind one of the children.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Cameron County - Harlingen
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection(s):
Abilene Photograph Collection
Abilene Library Consortium
Usage:
Total Uses: 144
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Cameron County - Harlingen
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1953  
Description:

Copy photograph of two images of children in a polio unit. In the top image several children lie on blankets on the floor. The child in the foreground is looking at the camera. In the bottom image six children sit at tables eating. A nurse stands behind one of the children.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): polio | illness | disease | sickness
Partner:
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection:
Abilene Photograph Collection
Collection:
Abilene Library Consortium
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 87-05113a-105
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 87-05113b-105
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth55951
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image