Occupational therapy

Occupational therapy
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Title: Occupational therapy

Caption: "Occupational therapy--At the hospital [Jewish Sanitarium and Hospital for Chronic Diseases] for two years, Howard Grossman, 6, and Morris Dess, 68, busy themselves in the occupational therapy department as part of the rehabilitation program. The youngster, suffering from cerebral palsy, is examining the wheel of a toy steam roller. Dess, an arthritis victim, has taken up scupturing in an effort to get more use out of his afflicted fingers."

Date: 1949
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Date stamped on verso: Sep[t] 18, 1949.
Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Hospitals
Occupational therapy
Occupational therapy for children
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 0360