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St Nicholas' and St Martin's Orthopaedic Hospital, Pyrford, Surrey: back view of a girl in a corset. Photograph, c. 1935.


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[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [1935-1937]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint, silver gelatin ; sheet 8.3 x 5.6 cm


Scoliosis. back-brace - girl aged 14.


The photograph is part of a collection presented to the Wellcome Institute Library by Rev. John P. Caton B.D., on 26th January 1989. The photographs were taken by Caton's late wife, Margaret Jane Seymour Caton when she worked as a nurse at St Nicholas' and St Martin's Orthopaedic Hospital, Pyrford, Surrey, between 1935 and 1937. The hospital was later known as the Rowley Bristow Hospital


Wellcome Library no. 29307i

Lettering note

The lettering is hand-written onto the mount in silver pen
The photograph is numbered 4 on the mount


  • English

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