ChoB, Bacon Chow Collection in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Series] Moving images. — 1970-1972

265554[Sui-lin township. Field footage]. — 1970-1972. — 10 film reels (30 min., 1,000 ft.) : sil., b&w and col. ; 16 mm. orig. reversal pos
Creator: Chow, Bacon Field
Unedited field footage taken during a maternal-child nutrition study in Sui-lin township, Taiwan.
Reel 1: February 28, 1970. Footage of Bacon Chow, Janet Hardy and research personnel visiting Sui-lin township; shots of mothers with children; shots of mothers drinking dietary supplement.
Reel 2: February 28, 1970. A female investigator observes a child's reaction to various objects with mother present.
Reel 3: May 17, 1972. Footage of U.S. Navy vehicle entering township and traveling along main road; footage of townspeople and their homes; footage of animals and livestock.
Reel 4: May 17, 1972. Footage of a main street, views of townspeople and local merchants.
Reel 5: May 17, 1972. Metabolic ward. Footage of nurses preparing supplements and feeding children.
Reel 6: Undated, circa 1972. Children in Metabolic ward. Stool collection and refrigeration. Children being carried out of ward into truck.
Reel 7: Undated, circa 1972. Footage of female investigator observing an infant's behavior with toys and various objects, with mother present.
Reel 8: Undated, circa 1972. Footage of a dinner party, Bacon Chow with (presumably) investigators and research staff, in a local restaurant.
Reel 9: Undated, circa 1972. Female investigators demonstrate toys and objects used for observations with children.
Reel 10: Undated, circa 1972. Footage of nurses feeding supplement to infants.

265556A woman's diet and her baby's future / United States Navy, Naval Air Systems Command.. — 1973. — 1 film reel (24 min., 868 ft.) : sil., col. ; 16 mm. release print 1.;1 film reel (24 min., 868 ft.) : sil., col. ; 16 mm. release print 2.;1 film reel (24 min., 868 ft.) : sil., col. ; 16 mm. answer print
Creator: Chow, Bacon Field ;  United States. -- United States. Navy. -- United States. Naval Air Systems Command.
This film describes a maternal-child nutrition study conducted in Sui-lin Township, Taiwan. The study was conducted by Dr. Bacon Chow under the auspices of the Navy Medical Research Unit 2 in Taipei, Taiwan.

265556[Dr. Chow's lottery]. — 1969-06-29. — 1 film reel (ca. 500 ft.) : sil., col. ; 16 mm. reversal workprint
Creator: Chow, Bacon Field
Edited footage of outdoor lottery event in Sui-lin township, Taiwan. This is most likely a lottery to determine subjects for study groups during the Maternal-child nutrition study conducted by Bacon Chow.