Woman and man talk to health care professional about child having lead poisoning in blood from paint in apartment housing. They talk about specifics of child's health including convulsions; the child eating things he should not be eating; what is lead poisoning and where it is found; dangers and health complications from ingesting lead paint; and testing and treatment for lead poison. Recording also includes footage of the neighborhood of Anacostia. Sound recording includes ambient sound of hospital. This recording might be a reenactment or recreation of an actual conversation between a health professional and a couple.
Meeting and b-roll footage. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. AV003456-2: sound only. Undated.
Lead Poison, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
African American neighborhoods
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