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A job well done.

Date
1945
  • Film

About this work

Description

Shows various aspects of the medical and nursing care, physiotherapy, physical education and ordinary schooling of crippled children at the Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital and College, Alton, Hants. (founded 1908), the largest hospital-school in Great Britain at the time the film was made. Features children having plaster casts made for hip injuries; preparation for surgery; massage; radiography; physiotherapy; outdoor tuition, exercise and games for children; workshop training of adolescent boys in craft skills, etc.

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1945.

Physical description

1 film reel (11 min.) : sound, black and white

Notes

Includes some material from "The Light Clinic", in this catalogue. More detailed notes available on request. Copy given to the Trust by the Wessex Film and Sound Archive in 1989. 16mm copied from 35mm, nitrate stock original.

Creator/production credits

Gaumont British Instructional for Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital and College for Crippled Children, Alton, Hants

Copyright note

Not known

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location

    Closed stores 358F

    Access

    By appointment

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