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Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- Burning Food Scraps

Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- Burning Food Scraps
CSS Description
Mrs. Balton burns food scraps. If she did not have the facility for burning she would wrap them in several thicknesses of paper, tie securely and place the package in the garbage can. (Chloride of lime sprinkled on the uneaten food before tying into a package would be an added safeguard.)
Item Information
Title
Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- Burning Food Scraps
Date
1944
Item Number
1098
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
Community Service Society of New York
Topics
Women; Tuberculosis; Stoves; Interiors; Nurses; Kitchens; Health education; Food
Box Number
622
CSS Description
Mrs. Balton burns food scraps. If she did not have the facility for burning she would wrap them in several thicknesses of paper, tie securely and place the package in the garbage can. (Chloride of lime sprinkled on the uneaten food before tying into a package would be an added safeguard.)