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Author Rogers, W. C. (William C.), 1959-
Title Front wards, back wards [electronic resource] / produced by Melissa Paly ; written, directed & produced by W.C. Rogers.
Published Boston, MA : Fanlight Productions, 2006.

Description 1 online resource (57 min.)
Series Health and society in video
Summary Charts the 160-year history of the Walter E. Fernald State School (now called the Fernald Center) in Waltham, Mass., the first public institution in the United States to serve individuals with developmental disabilities. Through the recollections of Fernald's staff, residents and families, this film profiles the evolution of attitudes toward people with mental disabilities in the United States.
Note Previously published as DVD.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2012. (Health and society in video). Available via World Wide Web.
Language Closed captioned in English.
Subject Walter E. Fernald State School.
Psychiatric hospitals -- Massachusetts -- History.
Genre Documentary films.
Internet videos.
Related Names Paly, Melissa.
Collection Title Alexander Street Press.
NIH/NLM Women's Health Resources Dissemination Outreach Project Grant.
Related To Original video publisher number DVD-472
Original (OCoLC)ocn183829947
Original 1572958987
Original 9781572958982