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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Ether Mask
Ether Mask 3x7.5x4.Anesthesia:Inhalation:Inhaler/mask:Mask.Brass ether mask with rotating screw on the side and maker's mark on the handle.
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Heart Valve Insertion Forceps
Heart Valve Insertion Forceps 0.75x7.5x3". Heart valve prosthesis. Three steel forceps. specialized by Dr. J. Manly Stallworth for use in insertion of the Hufnagel Valve.
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Strain Gauge Arch
Strain Gauge Arch 1.25x3.75x2.75". Heart Function Tests. Wire Strain Gauge Arch. for measuring the contractile force. Brass with black and orange wires housed in a plastic case with folded paper document.
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Schimmelbush Chlorofom Mask, folding
Schimmelbush Chlorofom Mask, folding 2.5x5x3.5.Anesthesia:Inhalation:Inhaler/mask:Mask.Ether Mask with chrome frame and wire mask covered with cheesecloth.
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Esmarch's Drop Bottle
Esmarch's Drop Bottle 5.5x2.5x1.5.Anesthesia:Inhalation:Bottle and dropper ."Rounded amber glass Esmarchs Drop Bottle-Chloroform Inhaler. with cork stopper and steel closures."
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Esmarch's Chloroform Mask
Esmarch's Chloroform Mask 2x7x3.5.Anesthesia:Inhalation:Inhaler/mask:Inhaler.Esmarchs Chloroform Mask made of steel with moveable flap.
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Caudal Needle
Caudal Needle needle- 0.125x3x0.125 box- 0.5x5x0.5."Anesthesia. local".Three Continuous caudal anesthesia needles housed in paper box.
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Medicine Chest
Medicine Chest 12.5"x 12"x 9" Wood chest with two layers of shelves, two drawers, and a sliding back piece with space for bottles. Various glass bottles with glass stoppers are on the shelves. The top drawer includes: a metal pocket scale with weights, glass bottles with cork stoppers, ceramic ointment canisters. The bottom drawer includes: glass mortar and pestle, three glass beakers, one of which is broken, and two glass medicine bottles with glass stoppers.
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Non-Breathing Setup with Endotracheal Tube
Non-Breathing Setup with Endotracheal Tube 1.5x50x10". Anesthesia:Inhalation:machine.Non-breathing setup with endotracheal tube made of rubber and palstic with a stainless steel valve.
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Saddlebags
Saddlebags 10x12x6.5". Medical case:Saddlebag. "Hardened. leather saddlebags with connecting stap still intactand ""Stephens Patent"" imprinted on the leather. Diagonal design imprinted onto the sides."
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Saddlebags
Saddlebags 9.75x10x11". Medical case:Saddlebag. Black leather saddlebag.
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Saddlebags
Saddlebags 9.5x8.5x9". Medical case:Saddlebag. "Black leather saddlebags broken handle and metal closures. Makers mark on the side reads.""32 Marshall PatD Apr 20 1886 Mar 25 1890 June 7 1892""
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Sporting Life Cigarettes
Sporting Life Cigarettes Red and white box containing 3 cigarettes. Cigarettes are stamped "Sold for prevention of disease only".
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Tuning Fork
Tuning Fork 0.75x7x1.5". Hearing tests:Tuning fork. Metal tuning fork housed in paper box. Given to new students at MUSC.
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Orlon Grafts
Orlon Grafts 0.75x14x0.75. Blood Vessel Prosthesis. "Two Orlon grafts that were the first seamless fabric prostheses used in arterial transplants. housed in a "Edwards Teflon Arterial Graft" box and made of Teflon. The original Orlon graft was hand loomed in 1955 by J.C. Hubbard. Jr." who at that time was a graduate student in textiles at Clemson."