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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Cannon Street Pharmacy Medicine bottle
Cannon Street Pharmacy Medicine bottle 3.5x1.25x1.25". Drug packaging: Container: Bottle. Clear glass bottle with no stopper, marked "Cannon Street Pharmacy, E.A. Deming & Co., Props., Charleston, South Carolina". The lip of the bottle is chipped and slight patina is present.; Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection
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Cupping Set
Cupping Set 3.5 x 9.75 x 4.5".Cupping: Set. Seven tortoise shell cups, three ivory handles and three brass stopcocks housed in wood case.
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Nursing Cap
Nursing Cap 3.5 x 7 x 7.5". Clothing:Nursing:Uniform:Cap. Charleston Training School for Nurses student cap made of mesh that has browned and a white band with ruffles around the rim. Item belongs to the College of Nursing.
Eye Examination Apparatus
Eye Examination Apparatus 3.5 x 30 x 8. Ophthalmology. "Head gear and optical unit. including a leather headpiece. metal portion with attached light bulb. and attached cord and plug."
Cup 3.5 x 3.5 x 3.5. Commemorative and association items. "Wooden cup made of various types and with twine that was made for Francis Peyre Porcher. M.D."
Metal Amalgam Mixer
Metal Amalgam Mixer 3.5 x 3.5 x 2.5."Dental restoration. permanent: Apparatus".Black plastic box with two holes in the top with screw covers. One is marked for Alloy and one is marked for Mercury. Raised letters Caulk Alloy Mercury Base. The molded bottom is formed to fit on a screw top vessel. This mixer was used to combine various metal alloys used in tooth fillings.
Alcohol Burner
Alcohol Burner 3.5 x 3 x 3. Chemistry apparatus: Burner. Alcohol Burner made of glass with wick and wick cover/snuffer.
Hodge's Forceps
Hodge's Forceps 3.5 x 17 x 4.5" Delivery: Obstetrical forceps
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Nursing Cap
Nursing Cap 3.5 x 10 x 7". Clothing:Nursing:Uniform:Cap. School of Nursing of the Medical College of the State of South Carolina and Roper Hospital cap, made of white cotton and white button closure to give the fabric shape.
Nursing Duty Shoes
Nursing Duty Shoes 3.5 x 10 x 3.75" per shoe. Clothing: Nursing: Shoes. Size 8.5 lace up nursing shoes with navy blue leather upper and black rubber soles.
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Grafco Rectal Dilators
Grafco Rectal Dilators 3.5 x 1.75 x 1.75. 3.25 x 1.5 x 1.5. 3 x 1.375 x 1.375. 2.5 x 1 x 1."(box) 2.5 x 5.25 x 3.75 . Dilatation:Dilator:Rectal. Four black plastic rectal dilators of various sizes housed in original yellow cardboard box.
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Hick's Capudine for Headache
Hick's Capudine for Headache 3.5 x 1.5 x 0.75. Yellow paper box, brown glass bottle with tin screw cap. Box reads:""Each teaspoonful contains: Antipyrine- 1 1/2 grains, Potassium Bromide- 3 3/4 grains, Sodium Salicylate, Caffeine. For relief of pain and discomforts of headache, neuralgia, muscle aches and pains due to exposure or fatigue. Aching discomfort due to head colds. Price 15 cents.
Podophyllin Pills
Podophyllin Pills 3.25 x 1.25 x 0.75. Brown glass bottle with cork stopper, pills visible inside bottle.
Requa's Styptic Pencil
Requa's Styptic Pencil 3.25 x 0.5 x 0.5. First aid. plastic tube with black tin screw cap holding smaller plastic tube with red label and white text
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Pill Roller
Pill Roller 3"x11.5"x11" Brass, wood.
Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder 3 x 7 x 2.75" Feeding dish White porcelain invalid feeder with raised floral design present on the top portion near spout.
Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder 3 x 5.5 x 4.5" Feeding dish " White porcelain invalid feeder with round shape,"bird-like spout, and funnel shaped top opening "(Similar to the one on page 122, S. Maw and Son, 1869)
Pap Boat
Pap Boat 3 x 5 x 5.5" Feeding dish White porcelain pap boat with tea cup shape, including a smooth round handle and an upward turned spout.
MCSSC Cordial Cup
MCSSC Cordial Cup 3 x 2.75 x 2.75"" Commemorative and association items."Silver cordial cup engraved"Medical Ball 1949". Memento of earlier days at Medical College. Owned by a former (unidentified) student who attended the Medical Ball."
Geer Drug Co. Nutgalls Powder
Geer Drug Co. Nutgalls Powder 3 x 2.5 x 2.5". Drug packaging:Container:Bottle. Cylindrical cardboard container with paper label and containing "Nutgall Powder".
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