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Tb Patients

Alfred Eisenstaedt1937-11

LIFE Photo Collection

LIFE Photo Collection
New York City, United States

Nine male tuberculosis patients lying shirtless on bed as they soak up ultraviolet rays from overhead carbon-arc lamps installed in the ceiling at the Will Rogers Memorial Hospital.

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  • Title: Tb Patients
  • Date: 1937-11
  • Location: Saranac Lake, NY, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W TRANSMISSION
  • Subject Keywords: Diseases, Sanitoriums, Light, Ultra Violet, Types, Tuberculosis, Medicine, Vintage Print, 1930s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Alfred Eisenstaedt
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_284797
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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