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Charity Box

Charity Box

Charity collection box for 'Action for the Crippled Child' [now Action Medical Research/ Action Research] in the form of a figure of a young boy wearing a red shirt with a caliper on his left leg and with a crutch under his left arm, carrying a white collecting box and standing on a circular green base

Inscription
ACTION FOR THE/ Crippled Child
[Paddington bear] Action Medical Research
Production date
1960
Associated organisations
The Nursing History Group Collection
Associated place
Cheddleton
Labels
This charity collection box was intended to help raise money for research to help physically disabled children. The charity is now “Action for Medical Research” having changed its name a number of times to reflect changing language and research priorities.

Part 2017.0075

Classification:
6000
Location:
On Display