Box of slides: "For USA 1969"

Scope and Content

Box of lantern slides titled 'Selected slides for USA 1969'. These were used by Platt for his lecture tour of the USA in 1969. They cover a range of clinical subjects, including x-rays and photographs of cases of birth palsy, arthritis and pseudo-coxalgia (/1-97). There are also images of orthopaedic equipment and orthopaedic hospitals at which Platt worked (/98-133).

See PLA/10/1/4/5 for Platt's diary of his 1969 lecture tour of America and PLA/12/1 for historical files on orthopaedic hospitals.

Access Information

Patient records subject to access restrictions under the Data Protection Act. The clinical slides are restricted (/1-97), with closure periods of up to 100 years after creation. while the slides showing orthopaedic equipment and hospitals are open (/98-133).