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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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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.
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Baker Sanatorium Pin
Baker Sanatorium Pin 0.25 x 0.75 x 0.75" Clothing: Nursing: Pin. Baker Sanatorium pin, gold with a red cross and white accents. Verso engraving reads " Edith M. Behrens"
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World War II Nurse Uniform
World War II Nurse Uniform Length from shoulder: 44",Clothing: Nursing: Uniform,"World War II Military uniform used by Ruth Chamberlain. The uniform is wool in "Roosevelt" green and includes a belted skirt and double breasted blazer with and matching hat. Underneath a khaki colored, long-sleeved shirt and tie was worn."
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Red Cross Nurse Uniform
Red Cross Nurse Uniform Length from shoulder: 49",Clothing: Nursing: Uniform,"1918 Red Cross nursing uniform including a collared, button down white dress with a cream colored full apron that has a red cross on the chest and staining present."
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MCSC Student Nurse Uniform
MCSC Student Nurse Uniform Length from shoulder: 45",Clothing: Nursing: Uniform,"MUSC student nursing uniform used between 1925 and 1968. The uniform consists of blue dress with white buttons and detachable white collar and sleeves and white bib lays over the chest with a white apron tied at the wait. The uniform would have been worn with a white hat, white stockings, and white shoes. Additionally a navy blue wool cape with gold buttons and red interior could would have been worn in the winter."
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Alcohol Lamp
Alcohol Lamp 6.5 x 4 x 3. Chemical apparatus:Burner. Alcohol lamp for hypodermic preparation. The base is made of brass with a steel spoon shaped portion on top. Item belongs to the College of Nursing.
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Community Health Bag
Community Health Bag 7 x 12 x 9" Medical case: Bag. Black leather bag with metal closures.
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Basins
Basins 2.25 x 10 x 4.75, 1.75 x 8 x 2.25" Physician and hospital supply: enamelware. Two metal basins in white with a black rims. Sizes include one medium and one small.
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Bandage Roller
Bandage Roller 7 x 9 x 3. Bandages: Bandage roller. Steel bandage roller with wooden handle that screws onto a tabletop.
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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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Student Nurse Cape
Student Nurse Cape Length from shoulder: 34",Clothing: Nursing: Uniform,"Navy blue woollen broadcloth cape with red interior, MCSC embroidered around the standup collar in yellow thread and gold buttons manufactured by S. Eisener Co., Redbank, N.J. that have the image of a palm tree with an arrow through it and read,"ANIMISO O PIEUSQUE PARATI" The cape would have been worn with the 1925-1968 MUSC student and MUSC student public health uniforms while crossing streets from the nurses' homes and during formal occasion with the 1925-1968, i.e. the Florence Nightingale Services."
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MCSC Student Public Health Nurse Uniform
MCSC Student Public Health Nurse Uniform Length from shoulder: 45",Clothing: Nursing: Uniform,"MUSC student public health nursing uniform used between 1925 and 1968. The uniform consists of blue dress with white buttons and detachable white collar and sleeves. The uniform would have been worn with a matching blue hat, white stockings, and white shoes. Additionally a navy blue wool cape with gold buttons and red interior could would have been worn in the winter."
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Medical College of the State of South Carolina Class Ring
Medical College of the State of South Carolina Class Ring 0.5x1x0.75". Clothing: Academic: Ring. 14k gold ring with the MUSC seal and blue accents.
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Spindle
Spindle 5.5x4.5x3". Interior design and furnishings:Office equipment. "Metal spindle with green decorative stand and paper note attached. Note given by Ms. Ruth Chamberlin. Dean. School of Nursing. to the housemother to give to a student. Note would have been stapled closed if there was anything more than the traditional "See me. R.C."
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Roper Hospital Milk Bottle
Roper Hospital Milk Bottle 5.5x2.5x2.5". Physician and hospital supply. "1/2 pint glass milk bottle from Roper Hospital. Bottle reads."""Superior Quality Pasturized Milk. Charleston SC"""
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Metal Chart Book
Metal Chart Book 0.5x12x10". Interior design and furnishings:Office equipment. Roper Hospital steel chart book with moveable flaps.
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Medical College of South Carolina Class Ring
Medical College of South Carolina Class Ring 0.5x0.75x0.75". Clothing: Academic: Ring. "14k gold ring with the MUSC seal and light blue accents. The interior has an engraving that reads."""P.L.D.""
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Thermometer
Thermometer Therm- 0.125 x 4.25 x 0.125. Case- 0.5 x 4.75 x 0.5".Chemical apparatus: Thermometer. Glass and stainless steel mercury thermometer housed in brown stoneware case.
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Male Urinal
Male Urinal 5x14x10". Home nursing: Urinal. White Creamware male urinal. Item belongs to the College of Nursing.
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Nursing Cap
Nursing Cap 4 x 10 x 5.5". Clothing:Nursing:Uniform:Cap. Blue cotton hat that matches the Student Public Health Nursing uniform. The interior distinguishes the size as large and has an interior tag that reads, "JEANNE M. BOUVETTE".