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Title
Patient's operation televised
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1951
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph caption dated December 1, 1951 reads, "This is a photo of the television screen as seen by the doctors while the operation was being performed. The operation was the removal of a thyroid gland. Viewers said the picture was so realistic they felt as though they were at the surgeon's side." This operation took place at General Hospital in Boyle Heights.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00046541
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 102.
CARL0005061432
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/22912
Subject
Thyroid gland--Surgery--California--Los Angeles
Thyroidectomy--California--Los Angeles
Surgery--California--Los Angeles
Television--California--Los Angeles
Televisions
Live television programs--California--Los Angeles
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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