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Photograph of a female physical therapist adjusting the hand splint of an African American patient at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1959

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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Creator: McClure, Richard
Title: Photograph of a female physical therapist adjusting the hand splint of an African American patient at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1959
Date: 1959
Description: A photograph of a female physical therapist adjusting the hand splint of an African American patient at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1959; the patient is sitting in a wheelchair equipped with a lap board and mobile arm support system. An African American baby plays with a ball in its arms as it lies on top of a nearby table in the background of the photograph. Written on the front of the photograph: "851A."
Subjects: Georgia Warm Springs Foundation | Patients--Georgia--Warm Springs | People with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Medical personnel--Georgia--Warm Springs | African Americans with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Uniforms--Georgia--Warm Springs | Self-help devices for people with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Occupational therapy--Georgia--Warm Springs | Orthopedic apparatus--Georgia--Warm Springs | Splints (Surgery)--Georgia--Warm Springs | Orthopedic braces--Georgia--Warm Springs | Infants--Georgia--Warm Springs | African American infants--Georgia--Warm Springs | Toys--Georgia--Warm Springs | Balls (Sporting Goods)--Georgia--Warm Springs | Poliomyelitis--Patients--Georgia--Warm Springs | Warm Springs (Ga.) | Meriwether County (Ga.)
Contributors: Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Digital Library of Georgia in association with the Roosevelt Institute for Rehabilitation, 2010
Original Material: Roosevelt Warm Springs/Georgia Warm Springs Foundation Photograph Collection, Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation, Warm Springs, Georgia
Rights and Usage: Please contact the Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute re: reproduction and usage.

Cite as: [title of item], Selections from the Records of the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, 1924-1974, Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.

Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/warm/id:adl0068

Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation
Collection Information: Selections from the Records of the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, 1924-1974