Babysitter watches children on CCTV system

Made:
02 March 1960

Daily Herald/Science Museum
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Daily Herald/Science Museum
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Central Press Photos Ltd photograph titled 'TV as an aid for baby-sitting'. Caption on back reads: If you can afford to, television can assist in baby-sitting and enable parents downstairs to have no fears about the movements of the youngster. It is an American idea, a TV monitor set that is linked with a camera over the child's cot. It can, of course, be linked to other nurseries in, say, a block of flats and the baby sitter just watches the monitor screens as in this picture taken at the Ideal Home Exhibition at Olympia where it is being demonstrated.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30351
Materials:
ink and paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image

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