Bathing and dressing. Part 1.

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About this work


A two-part film made for mothers-to-be, looking at the correct way to bathe a baby. This first part shows, among other things, the importance of avoiding draughts, which equipment is needed, how to change a soiled nappy, the correct temperature of bath water and how to wash the face and head.


England, 1935.

Physical description

1 videocassette (DIGIBETA) (10.40 min.) : silent, black and white, PAL.
1 DVD (10.40 min.) : silent, black and white, PAL.

Copyright note

Copyright previously held by British Medical Association and assigned to Wellcome in 2005

Creator/production credits

Produced by the National Council for Maternity and Child Welfare and Carnegie Welfare Centre, Shoreditch.



Where to find it

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    RSMS251 1/2
  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    RSMD251 1/2

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