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Four photographs of a boy swimming.
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Title: Boy Swimming
From: Natative Knacks
Original caption: 1. Patient with two arm involvement in supine position.
2. Patient takes deep breath, pulls knees to chest and thrusts head forward.
3. Patient's body has rotated so that weight is over hips, head still submerged.
4. Patient pushes feet to bottom from postion No. 3, and stands erect. Whole operation takes about three seconds.
Creator: n/a
Date: April 1933
Format: Photograph
Publication: The Polio Chronicle
Source: Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation Archives
Keywords: Children; Diagnoses & Diseases; Disease; Entertainment, Leisure & Recreation; Exercise; Georgia; Health & Medicine; Hydrotherapy; Identity; Institutions; Medical Professionals; Medicine & Science; Physical Disability; Polio; Rehabilitation; Social Welfare & Communities; Social Welfare & Employment; Sports; Warm Springs Foundation
Topics: Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Science, Health & Technology; Social Movements & Advocacy
Funding Support Provided By: NEC Foundation of America

Objects From This Artifact:
- Boy Swimming (still)
- Natative Knacks (doc)