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Title
Watch surgery on color TV
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 was edited for publication purposes.
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."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00095960
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 102.
CARL0005060284
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/33318
Subject
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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