Cinemagazine items: Paul Bates, polio victim overcoming his disability; study of air condition caused by central heating and cold feet; invention of a dionscope instead of ordinary microscope; silicone in medicine.
Our collection comprises over 40,000 moving image works, acquired and catalogued between the 1940s and early 2000s. As a result, some items may reflect outdated, offensive and possibly harmful views and opinions. ACMI is working to identify and redress such usages.
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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)