Man with compound fracture of femur, and injured leg in suspension frame, photograph.
Date:
between 1915 and 1916
Description:
Black and white photo from page 37 of the 1913-1916 album created by Wilder Penfield. Features a gentleman in an hospital bed with one of his legs immobilized in a suspension frame. Believed to be taken in the V.R. 76 military hospital in Ris-Orangis, France, while Penfield was there in late 1915.
Physical Description:
image.photograph.black and white 11.1 x 15.6 cm
Language:
English

is Part Of:
Wilder Penfield Digital Collection

Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series O (Objects) -- Sub-Series O/V (Objects, visual) -- Photograph Album (1913-1916) -- page37 -- image2
Publisher:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
Citation:
Man with compound fracture of femur, and injured leg in suspension frame, photograph. [Online image]. Wilder Penfield Digital Collection Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series O (Objects) -- Sub-Series O/V (Objects, visual) -- Photograph Album (1913-1916) -- page37 -- image2 . Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University . Retrieved April 4, 2020 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=8585
Rights:
This material has been made available with the consent of the copyright holders and can be used in accordance with fair dealing provisions of Canadian copyright law. For more information, please contact the Osler Library of the History of Medicine.
Notes:
Handwritten caption: "Compound Fracture of Femur".

Location:
Ris-Orangis (France).
Call Number:
O/V Photograph Album (1913-1916)