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Photograph of a female patient in a wheelchair speaking on a telephone and taking notes at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1960

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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Creator: McClure, Richard
Title: Photograph of a female patient in a wheelchair speaking on a telephone and taking notes at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1960
Date: 1960
Description: A photograph of a female patient in a wheelchair speaking on a telephone and taking notes on a clipboard while seated at a desk at the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia, 1960. The telephone receiver is held close to her face with an extendable holder that is clamped to the desktop, and her right arm is supported as she writes with an arm support system and hand splints The case at the foreground of the photograph is a portable chest respirator. Written on the front of the photograph: "1598A."
Subjects: Patients--Georgia--Warm Springs | People with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Women with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Telephone, Dial | Telephone--Equipment and supplies | Writing--Georgia--Warm Springs | People with disabilities--Printing and writing systems | Splints (Surgery)--Georgia--Warm Springs | Self-help devices for people with disabilities--Georgia--Warm Springs | Orthopedic apparatus--Georgia--Warm Springs | Orthopedic braces--Georgia--Warm Springs | Respirators (Medical equipment)--Georgia--Warm Springs | Wheelchairs--Georgia--Warm Springs | Desks--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:adl0095

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