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Children from the Preventorium build an igloo

Title:
Children from the Preventorium build an igloo
Creator:
None specified
Date:
1929
Type:
Still Image
Format:
nonprojected graphic
Description:
Children from the Preventorium build an igloo. The Hofheimer Preventorium was established in 1920 through the efforts of Seraphine Pisko. While intended to keep well children healthy, it also treated children with tuberculosis of the bone, joints and similar afflictions.