Image ID
ICHi-076359
Headline
Woman and six children
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-076359
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
8256
Max Pixels - Width
11008
KEYWORDS
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children
childcare
child care
healthcare
health care
organizations
people
families
professions
occupations
Chicago Milk Commission
IWS
health services
Lederhosen
growth
height
interiors
measurement
nurses
boys
girls
waiting
women
childhood
Chicago
Illinois
1980.170
Infant Welfare Society
i076359
i76359
ICHi-76359
woman and six children

A woman, presumably a representative of the Infant Welfare Society, measures a child as five other children sit.This documentation is 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 woman, presumably a representative of the Infant Welfare Society, measures a child as five other children sit.This documentation is 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