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Silver jewelry made by Walter Reed Army Hospital patients, between 1944 and 1946

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Title: Silver jewelry made by Walter Reed Army Hospital patients

Date: between 1944 and 1946

Physical Details: Photographic Print : 1 : b&w ; 20 x 26 cm.

Description: Examples of silver jewelry made by patients and therapists at Walter Reed Army Hospital who participated in the Handy & Harman's Hospital Service program which used silversmithing as physical therapy.

Date based on the years that Margret Craver Withers headed Handy & Harman's Hospital Services Department.

Penciled note on verso: Convalescent section at Walter Reed.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Silver jewelry made by Walter Reed Army Hospital patients, between 1944 and 1946. Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15378