Series WUC - Lantern slides, photographs and negatives held by Witley Unit


Date Rangec. 1888 - c. 1948
Quantity96 cm, 6 boxes
ProvenanceBethlem Royal Hospital
Description

The Witley Treatment and Research Unit was opened in 1930 along with the rest of the new hospital at Monks Orchard. It contained an operating theatre, pharmacy and photographic darkroom as well as accommodation for hydrotherapy, psychotherapy, and dental and electrical treatment. Lantern slides, photographs and negatives, mostly relating to patients, were held here for clinical and research purposes.

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09  Pictorial


Inventory Listing

WUC-04 Negatives of photographs of male patients taken by Alfred Barker and Herbert Parker (resident students 1888)

This item contains references to: Barker, Alfred; Parker, Herbert.

Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range c. 1888    Quantity 16 cm, 1 box
Formats Photographic Glass Negatives
Inventory Identifier WUC-04 Series Box Number A05/2 Series WUC
WUC-05 Negatives of photographs of female patients taken by Alfred Barker and Herbert Parker (resident students 1888), and lantern slides surplus to the collection of Rev Geoffrey O'Donoghue (hospital chaplain 1892-1930)

This item contains references to: O'Donoghue, Edward Geoffrey; Barker, Alfred; Parker, Herbert.

Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range c. 1888 - c. 1930    Quantity 16 cm, 1 box
Formats Photographic Glass Negatives
Inventory Identifier WUC-05 Series Box Number A05/2 Series WUC
WUC-06 Negatives and photographs relating of the hospital's Monks Orchard site or relating to its history, and negatives of Gray's 'Anatomy' and other publications

This item contains references to: Gray, Henry.

Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range c. 1920 - c. 1938    Quantity 16 cm, 1 box
Formats Photographic Glass Negatives and Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier WUC-06 Series Box Number A05/2 Series WUC

Published by the Bethlem Museum of the Mind, 14 May 2014
Listed by Colin Gale
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