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[A nurse and an amputee]

Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Publication:
[Turkey?] : [publisher not identified], [between 1900 and 1920?]
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nurses
Amputees
Nursing Care
Red Cross
Ottoman Empire
Osmanlı Hilâl-i Ahmer Cemiyeti.
Genre(s):
Postcards
Abstract:
Postcard featuring a painting of a nurse bending down to give support to a man with a bandaged head whose left leg had been amputated. She is holding a wooden crutch in her right hand and is holding his arm with her left. He is sitting on the bed in white pajamas and a beige bathrobe, poised to stand up as the other crutch is positioned under his left arm. A Red Crescent symbol is present on her uniform and on his bandage, his bathrobe and his bed. Underneath the image is a Red Crescent symbol with Ottoman Turkish calligraphy around it and a banner above it.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 postcard : 14 x 9 cm
Provenance:
Purchase ; Michael Zwerdling ; 2004 ; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101670863 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D04805
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Publication:
[Turkey?] : [publisher not identified], [between 1900 and 1920?]
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nurses
Amputees
Nursing Care
Red Cross
Ottoman Empire
Osmanlı Hilâl-i Ahmer Cemiyeti.
Genre(s):
Postcards
Abstract:
Postcard featuring a painting of a nurse bending down to give support to a man with a bandaged head whose left leg had been amputated. She is holding a wooden crutch in her right hand and is holding his arm with her left. He is sitting on the bed in white pajamas and a beige bathrobe, poised to stand up as the other crutch is positioned under his left arm. A Red Crescent symbol is present on her uniform and on his bandage, his bathrobe and his bed. Underneath the image is a Red Crescent symbol with Ottoman Turkish calligraphy around it and a banner above it.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 postcard : 14 x 9 cm
Provenance:
Purchase ; Michael Zwerdling ; 2004 ; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101670863 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D04805