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Watch surgery on color TV
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated December 4, 1951 reads, "Medical history is being made in this photo of some of 700 doctors watching a color television screening (arrow) of an actual operation. The surgery was performed at County General hospital. The doctors were seated in the convention hall at Shrine Auditorium, seven miles away. Most of them are taking notes as they watch the screen and listen to the surgeon describe what he is doing while he operates. Doctors here are American Medical Association conference."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 102.
Shrine Auditorium (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles County General Hospital
American Medical Association
Live television programs--California--Los Angeles
Operations, Surgical--California--Los Angeles
Television--California--Los Angeles
Surgeons--California--Los Angeles
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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