Hospital CD drill

Hospital CD drill
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Title: Hospital CD drill

Caption: "Hospital CD drill--Hospital workers help patients to cover in Cumberland Hospital in mock drill that simulated actual atomic attack. Left foreground, Marguerite Sandoval, 24, is cared for by Rose A. Loffredo, medical social worker and, right, Mary Albalbero, 14, is assisted by Isabel Pope, volunteer worker. In rear, student nurse Myrtle Buhler and H. Furstenberg, lay superintendent of hospital, cover bedridden patients with blankets to protect them from radiation."

Date: 1952
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks.
Stamped on verso: date: Feb. 20, 1952; Brooklyn Eagle.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Emergency drills
Hospital patients
Nursing students
Volunteer workers in hospitals
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: HOSP 0202