Library Collections: Document: Item Description

Excerpt from:
A Polio's Paradise
The committee met with Mr. Toombs in a rather apprehensive frame of mind. With every patient suggesting his particular desire, we feared that the architect could do nothing but throw up his hands and run, hoarsely demanding at least a million dollars....
  Enlarge the image
Full Text

Document Information

Title: A Polio's Paradise
Creator: Helen Holt and Frances McGaan (authors)
Date: May 1933
Format: n/a
Publication: The Polio Chronicle
Source: Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation Archives
Location: p.6
Keywords: Accessibility; Architecture; Assistive Technology; Diagnoses & Diseases; Disability Culture; Disease; Economics; Georgia; Health & Medicine; Henry J. Toombs; Identity; Institutions; Physical Disability; Polio; Rehabilitation; Social Welfare & Communities; Universal Design; Warm Springs Foundation; Wheelchair
Topics: Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Physical Environment; Social Movements & Advocacy
Funding Support Provided By: NEC Foundation of America

Objects From This Artifact:
- A Polio's Paradise (doc)
- The Patio Of Georgia Hall (still)