Image ID
ICHi-076331
Headline
IWS nurse bathing baby
Date Depicted
circa 1910s-1920s
Date Created
circa 1910s-1920s
Creator
Infant Welfare Society of Chicago. Woman's Auxiliary
Creator Role
creator
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives; cellulose nitrate film
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-076331
Inventory Number
1980.170
Storage Location
Infant Welfare Society of Chicago nitrate negatives, Box 1 of 1 (NN0006)
Acquisition Source
Gift of the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago, Women's Auxiliary, 1974
Horizon Bib. No.
00004536
Max Pixels - Height
7717
Max Pixels - Width
6135
KEYWORDS
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healthcare practitioners
nurses
childcare
medical treatment
children
child care
healthcare
health care
organizations
people
families
professions
occupations
Chicago Milk Commission
IWS
health services
babies
bathing
hygiene
infants
interiors
childhood
Chicago
Illinois
1980.170
Infant Welfare Society
i076331
i76331
ICHi-76331
iws nurse bathing baby

A nurse bathing a baby as part of the activities of Chicago's Infant Welfare Society. The IWS was a social service organization which resulted from a merger of the Milk Commission of Chicago and the Children's Hospital Society. The collection includes scenes at IWS stations with mothers and children being examined by health care staff.

A nurse bathing a baby as part of the activities of Chicago's Infant Welfare Society. The IWS was a social service organization which resulted from a merger of the Milk Commission of Chicago and the Children's Hospital Society. The collection includes scenes at IWS stations with mothers and children being examined by health care staff.

2/10/2014