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Patient Having Her Blood Pressure Taken by a Public Health Nurse

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Title

Patient Having Her Blood Pressure Taken by a Public Health Nurse

Subject

Blood pressure--Measurement, Public health, Medical care, Periodic health examinations, Women--Health and hygiene, Women's health services, Patients, Public health personnel, Public health nurses, Medical personnel

Description

The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

Source

State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/44666

Publisher

Division of Library and Information Serivces

Date

1944

Rights

State Library and Archives of Florida

Format

image / JPEG image / 600x 481

Type

Still Image

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5 in.

Files

PHNursetakingBP.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Patient Having Her Blood Pressure Taken by a Public Health Nurse,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed December 13, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/1951.