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Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Mobile midwifery med01_01_0490

Mobile midwifery med01_01_0490
Queen Charlottes Maternity Hospital And Midwifery Training School, Goldhawk Road, Hammersmith And Fulham, Greater London. Midwives leaving the hospital on motorised bicycles carrying analgesia

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: St Thomas Hospital JLP01_09_770296

St Thomas Hospital JLP01_09_770296
ST THOMAS HOSPITAL, LAMBETH PALACE ROAD, LAMBETH, GREATER LONDON. Looking along the central avenue between four new blocks at St Thomas Hospital, with the hospital sign in the foreground

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Operating theatre med01_01_0379

Operating theatre med01_01_0379
St Michaels Orthopaedic Hospital, Marine Parade East, Clacton On Sea, Tendring, Essex. A view of the operating theatre. Photographed for the Topical Press Agency Ltd in May 1939

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Diving platform PLA01_09_206

Diving platform PLA01_09_206
PIONEER HEALTH CENTRE, ST MARY'S ROAD, SOUTHWARK, GREATER LONDON. The diving platform in the swimming pool of the former Pioneer Health Centre, Frobisher Place

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Pioneer Health Centre PLA01_09_197

Pioneer Health Centre PLA01_09_197
PIONEER HEALTH CENTRE, ST MARY'S ROAD, SOUTHWARK, GREATER LONDON. The sign and blue plaque at the entrance of the former Pioneer Health Centre, Frobisher Place

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Delivery JLP01_09_851556a

Delivery JLP01_09_851556a
St Georges Hospital, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, Wandsworth, Greater London. A lorry delivering light weight aggregate to the St James Wing construction site at St Georges Hospital, Tooting

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Hospital ward JLP01_10_34516

Hospital ward JLP01_10_34516
St Georges Hospital, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, Wandsworth, Greater London. A nurse taking a patients pulse and temperature on a ward at St Georges Hospital, Tooting

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Radiography JLP01_10_34515

Radiography JLP01_10_34515
St Georges Hospital, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, Wandsworth, Greater London. Two radiographers adjusting x-ray equipment at St Georges Hospital, Tooting

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Accident and Emergency JLP01_10_36518

Accident and Emergency JLP01_10_36518
St Georges Hospital, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, Wandsworth, Greater London. The exterior of the newly completed St James Wing at St Georges Hospital, Tooting

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Hospital building JLP01_09_851035a

Hospital building JLP01_09_851035a
St Georges Hospital, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, Wandsworth, Greater London. The St James Wing at St Georges Hospital, Tooting, under construction

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Alnwick Surgery RAC01_01_04_05

Alnwick Surgery RAC01_01_04_05
Alnwick Medical Group, Infirmary Drive, Alnwick, Northumberland. View from the north of the entrance and exterior porch of the practice and surgery of the Alnwick Medical Group

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Mobile infant welfare unit MED01_01_2635

Mobile infant welfare unit MED01_01_2635
Borough General Hospital, Tremona Road, Shirley Warren, City of Southampton. Nurses posed by a van of the mobile infant welfare unit at Borough General Hospital

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Mobile X-ray unit med01_01_0532

Mobile X-ray unit med01_01_0532
Staff lifting mobile radiography and X-ray apparatus from a van. Mobile X-ray units, designed by Marie Curie, were used during WWI

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Anaesthetic room med01_01_0380

Anaesthetic room med01_01_0380
St Michaels Orthopaedic Hospital, Marine Parade East, Clacton On Sea, Tendring, Essex. A view of the anaesthetic room. Photographed for the Topical Press Agency Ltd in May1939

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Iron lung at Lourdes med01_01_0369

Iron lung at Lourdes med01_01_0369
Sanctuary Of Our Lady Of Lourdes, Basilica Of Our Lady Of The Rosary, Lourdes, France. View of clergy passing pilgrims, including a trailer housing a patient in an iron lung, at Lourdes

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Making iron lungs med01_01_0323

Making iron lungs med01_01_0323
Morris Motor Works, Hollow Way, Cowley, Oxford. A scene in a factory producing iron lungs for Australia. Lord Nuffield, the car magnate

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Demonstrating an iron lung med01_01_0377

Demonstrating an iron lung med01_01_0377
Charing Cross Underground Station, City Of Westminster, Greater London. Two nurses operating an iron lung at an exhibition in Charing Cross underground station

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Prefabricated hospital med01_01_0643

Prefabricated hospital med01_01_0643
Mount Vernon Hospital, Rickmansworth Road, Hillingdon, Greater London. Ministry of Health new hutted hospitals. A view of the ends of the new hutted hospital being built at Mount Vernon

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Mobile first aid post MED01_01_0220

Mobile first aid post MED01_01_0220
A bus which has been converted into an A.R.P. mobile first aid post. Converted buses were first used in September 1939. Some could still be used as ordinary buses

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Care for the elderly med01_01_0235

Care for the elderly med01_01_0235
Welfield Home For Aged And Infirm Women, Wellfield Road, Hatfield New Town, Hertfordshire. A view of a ward. Originally the Hatfield Parish Workhouse, the building was constructed in 1788

Background imageHealth And Welfare Collection: Radiography MED01_01_0123

Radiography MED01_01_0123
St Bartholomews Hospital, West Smithfield, City Of London. A surgeon examining an x-ray photograph at the Mozelle Sasson High Voltage X-Ray Therapy Department at St Bartholomews Hospital


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