Name and location of repository
Level of description
Occupational Therapy Photographs and Artifacts
- 1940-1995 (Creation)
14.35 Linear Feet
Scope and content
This collection consists of 2103 photographs and artifacts from the St. Louis School for Occupational Therapy and the Washington University School of Medicine Program in Occupational Therapy. Most of the photographs depict faculty, staff, and students. Some of the photographs depict Occupational Therapists and patients at various military hospitals in the United States during World War II. The majority of photographs were originally bound in scrabooks.
System of arrangement
Many of the photographs in this collection were originally in scrapbooks that were disbound and rehoused for preservation purposes (with two exception, Scrapbooks #9-10). The photographs from these scrapbooks were given the following numbers:
Scrapbook #1: VC295001-VC295139
Scrapbook #2: VC295140-VC295353
Scrapbook #3: VC295354-VC295553
Scrapbook #4: VC295554-VC295752
Scrapbook #5: VC259753-VC295823
Scrapbook #6: VC295824-VC2951001
Scrapbook #7: VC2951002-VC2951301
Scrapbook #8: VC2951829-VC2951869
Scrapbook #9: VC2951870-VC2951931 (still bound)
Scrapbook #10: VC2951932-VC2951966 (still bound)
Conditions governing access
The collection is open and accessible for research.
Conditions governing reproduction
Users of the collection should read and abide by the Rights and Permissions guidelines at the Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives.
Users of the collection who wish to cite items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication must request, sign, and return a Statement of Use form to the Archives.
For detailed information regarding use of this collection, contact the Archives and Rare Book Department of the Becker Library (email@example.com).
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"Describing Archives: A Content Standard, Second Edition (DACS), 2013."
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