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Title [Staten Island Hospital operating room]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date August 1953
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Interior view of an operating room at the Staten Island Hospital in Tompkinsville, Staten Island. A man is lying on the operating table; another man wearing scrubs stands by the head of the table, and 7 women, most in nurse uniforms, stand around the foot of the table. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "S.I. Hospital / 8/-/53."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1953
Latest Date 1953
Subjects Hospitals
Operating rooms
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.6502
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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