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Mattress Prepared With Newspaper for Delivery by Expectant Mother

Dublin Core

Title

Mattress Prepared With Newspaper for Delivery by Expectant Mother

Subject

Childbirth
Maternal health services
Women's health services
Pregnant women--Health and hygiene
Medical care
Public health
Mattresses
Bedding
Beds

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 Board of Health collection Series 904, Midwife program files, 1924-1975 ; Box 4, FF4
Shelf number: 20328, B.

Date

1944

Format

JPEG, 600 x 851

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Image Number: SBH0022

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photo, b&w

Physical Dimensions

5 x 4 in.

Files

midewifebeddingnewspaper1944.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Mattress Prepared With Newspaper for Delivery by Expectant Mother,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed December 14, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/1961.