Vintage 1920s Newborn Children's Hospital Medical Clinic Doctor Nursing Photos

$450.00

Hand painted signs remind us that the study of germs and bacteria, disease prevention and sanitation (no gloves) were all nascent territory in 1925. Moving photographs. The last image, the professionals pose like (and were) super heroes. Five photos, each pasted to a handmade mount as original with pen captions. Sight size measures 4.5 x 6.5”, very nice condition. 

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Hand painted signs remind us that the study of germs and bacteria, disease prevention and sanitation (no gloves) were all nascent territory in 1925. Moving photographs. The last image, the professionals pose like (and were) super heroes. Five photos, each pasted to a handmade mount as original with pen captions. Sight size measures 4.5 x 6.5”, very nice condition.