Photograph album

Scope and Content

Large photograph album containing mostly black and white photographs from the 1940s and 1950s.

The album contains photographs of the following subjects: the 'advance guard' of the American Hospital in Britain, Manchester September 1941, various orthopaedic meetings and congresses in the 1940s and 1950s, meetings of the Royal College of Surgeons in the 1950s, including the presentation of the fellowship to Her Majesty the Queen [the Queen Mother] on 20 March 1950, a meeting of the Expert Committee on the Physically Handicapped Child in Geneva in 1951, openings at various hospitals in the 1950s, photographs of Biddulph Grange Hospital in the 1950s, and Platt's lecture tour of Cyprus and Israel in 1953.