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Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- Disinfection of Soiled Linen

Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- Disinfection of Soiled Linen
CSS Description
Mr. Balton's soiled linen is placed in a container just outside the bedroom door. Mrs. Balton learns the need for either boiling the linen for at last fifteen minutes or soaking it in warm soapy water for six hours, after which it may be washed in the regular manner and hung in the sun to dry.
Item Information
Title
Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- Disinfection of Soiled Linen
Date
1944
Item Number
1092
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
Community Service Society of New York
Topics
Women; Nurses; Newspapers; Laundry; Household linens; Health education; Cleaning
Box Number
622
CSS Description
Mr. Balton's soiled linen is placed in a container just outside the bedroom door. Mrs. Balton learns the need for either boiling the linen for at last fifteen minutes or soaking it in warm soapy water for six hours, after which it may be washed in the regular manner and hung in the sun to dry.