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Four children, two with measles, in the same bed: their mother tells the district nurse that there is no risk of infection. Wood engraving by S. Wood, 1915.

Wood, Starr, 1870-1944.
Date
23 October 1915
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Description

Dialogue includes: Mother (to District visitor): "Lumme, miss! There ain't no danger of infection. Them children wet's got the measles is at the 'ead of the bed, and wet ain't is at the foot."

Publication/Creation

[London] : London Mail, 23 October 1915.

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 16901i

Languages

  • English



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