New York (N.Y.) - 1964 ICD Prosthetics and Orthotics training program graduates stand with Mr. Paul and an unidentified woman in front of an array of prosthetic limbs.
New York (N.Y.) - A technician measures the chest of a double amputee, who lies on a table with a piece of paper with the outline of his body and measurements. The patient is missing both legs just below the hips and has a large scar on his chest and stomach.
New York (N.Y.) - A double amputee wears his new body prosthesis that keeps his body rigid and upright so that he can use floor handles to walk using his arms.
New York (N.Y.) - An occupational therapist teaches a man to use his prosthetic arm with hook hand for industrial work.
New York (N.Y.) - A double amputee lies on an exam table and wears the back half of his new body prosthesis.
1954 Mar. 2
Acme Special Services
New York (N.Y.) - This photograph of two women about to board a train with their small suitcases is part of a group of photos related to a new rehabilitation center service to compensation insurance companies. According to a caption in the folder, "It is called the Preliminary Rehabilitation Survey. Its purpose is to gather all data and information required for the sound planning of the handicapped person's p... more