A patient inspects a mace during a mayoral visit at Radcliffe Infirmary

Date:
30 Dec 1936
Location:
Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reference:
MED01/01/0002
Type:
Photograph (Print)
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Description

The original caption may contain language which is historic and which may no longer be considered appropriate. It has been retained in the record in the interest of historical accuracy.

The caption on the reverse of the photograph reads: “Showing the mace. Photo shows:- A patient at the Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, keenly interested in the mace, which weighs 32 lbs., given by Charles II to Oxford – an incident during a Mayoral visit to the hospital.”. High-resolution copies of this image are available for free for non-commercial use. Please Enquire to place an order.

Content

This is part of the Series: MED01/01 Series of prints; within the Collection: MED01 The Medical Collection

Rights

Source: Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Topical Press Agency Limited

Photographer: Harrison, Norman Kingsley

Keywords

Hospital, Custom And Tradition, Health And Welfare