295 results found for: subject:"Institute for the Crippled and Disabled"

Gallery view

1923

A man receives a new prosthesis

New York (N.Y.) - A man with double below the knee amputation, who uses a short cane and walks on his knees with prosthetic braces receives a new prosthesis. The back of another copy of this photograph reads: "Mr. William Palmer is shown his new prosthesis by Mr. Sally and Miss Elison." This print is mounted on a deteriorating board.

International Center for the Disabled Records

1954

Acme Newspictures

A man makes a body brace

New York (N.Y.) - A man works on a body brace at a workbench with tools. A caption on the back of the photograph reads, "Metals, platics and leather are used to fashion supports for weakened portions of the bodies of handicapped patients who come to the Institute. All this work is done under medical supervision in this building."

International Center for the Disabled Records

1950

United Press International

A little boy is fitted with two prosthetic legs

New York (N.Y.) - Two technicians fit a little boy with two prosthetic legs. A caption reads: "ICD-International Center for the Disabled. Boy being fitted for prosthesis. Early 1950s."

International Center for the Disabled Records

1923

Beals . A. Tennyson

A man receives a new prosthesis

New York (N.Y.) - A man with double below the knee amputation, who uses a short cane and walks on his knees with prosthetic braces receives a new prosthesis. The back of the photograph reads: "Mr. William Palmer is shown his new prosthesis by Mr. Sally and Miss Elison."

International Center for the Disabled Records

1923

Beals . A. Tennyson

A man receives a new prosthesis

New York (N.Y.) - Black and white photograph of a sepia print from 1923. A man with double below the knee amputation, who uses a short cane and walks on his knees with prosthetic braces receives a new prosthesis. The back of the original print reads: "Mr. William Palmer is shown his new prosthesis by Mr. Sally and Miss Elison." The back of this photograph reads: "Client coming in for his new prosthesis (1923)."

International Center for the Disabled Records

1950

Willis C. Gorthy

New York (N.Y.) - ICD Director Willis C. Gorthy sits at his desk.

International Center for the Disabled Records

1950

Making signs for the housewarming and student exhibit

New York (N.Y.) - A group of women make signs for a housewarming and student exhibit event. They do lettering, painting, and cut pieces of plywood in a workshop.

International Center for the Disabled Records

1973 May 3

Wagner International Photos, Inc.

Pearl Bailey and Dr. Salvatore G. DiMichael

New York (N.Y.) - Pearl Bailey talks with Dr. Salvatore G. DiMichael, who holds the 1972 President's Trophy presented to Farris Lind.

International Center for the Disabled Records

1973 May 3

Wagner International Photos, Inc.

Dr. Salvatore G. DiMichael and Jayne Spain

New York (N.Y.) - Dr. Salvatore DiMichael, director of ICD (the Institute for the Crippled and Disabled), and vice-chair of the President's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped Jayne Spain.

International Center for the Disabled Records