Community Service Society Photographs

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Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- When Mr. Balton Returns from Hospital

Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- When Mr. Balton Returns from Hospital
CSS Description
When Mr. Balton returns from the hospital, the family is reunited and happy. He shows with pride the album of snapshots which he took while he was away from home. Photography served as a form of diversional therapy and was a step toward physical, mental, and vocational rehabilitation.
Item Information
Title
Nurses' Family Health Series: Tuberculosis Album -- When Mr. Balton Returns from Hospital
Date
1944
Item Number
1127
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
Community Service Society of New York
Topics
Women; Interiors; Photograph albums; Nurses; Men; Living rooms; House furnishings; Children
Box Number
622
CSS Description
When Mr. Balton returns from the hospital, the family is reunited and happy. He shows with pride the album of snapshots which he took while he was away from home. Photography served as a form of diversional therapy and was a step toward physical, mental, and vocational rehabilitation.