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X-Ray Film Processing Materials - Ilford, circa 1950 Object Reg. No: SH 850345

Summary:
X-Ray film processing materials - Ilford, circa 1950. Includes Ilford Blue Label Developer, I.D. 42, for processing of x-ray films. Made by Ilford Limited U.K., circa 1950.

Used for the development of x-ray films at a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia.
Description:
X-ray processing material is in a packet in a tall, light and dark blue, square tin. There is a label inside the tin. Two small square packages wrapped in brown paper labelled A and B in orange and yellow print also a small, glass jar which is empty. A jar with a torn label has a small amount of powder in the neck.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 17.50 cm (Height), 2.00 cm (Width), 10.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: psychiatric services, hospitals, x-ray equipment, psychiatric hospitals, medical imaging, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Clinical
Tertiary Classification: diagnostics
Inscriptions: Ilford/Blue Label/Developer/ I.D. 42/ for X-Ray films printed on label.
Manufacturer: Ilford Ltd., London, England, Great Britain, circa 1950
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1950
References: oral history.

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