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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Sterilizer 9.5 x 21.5 x 8" Sterilization."Steel. footed electric sterilizer with basin shape. turn handle on the side and a cord."
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Folding Splint
Folding Splint 1.5x13x7" Splints. Wooden folding splint with brass accents.
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The Roche Electric Hygiene Machine
The Roche Electric Hygiene Machine 5.25x17x15" Electric stimulation therapy: Machine."Electric machine apparatus housed in a wooden box and includes wooden handle with sponge attachment. The Roche electric hygiene machine was used by the patient by standing on the metal foot plates and the battery powered electrical current. using two no. 6 dry cells. would provide a "mild" electrical shock. The machine has been rewired with a plug and was originally used by the donor's grandmother. Mrs Britton and was included in her estate."
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Electro-Therapeutic Machine
Electro-Therapeutic Machine 8.25 x 17 x 11" Electric stimulation therapy: Machine."metal. glass. wood. marble housed in velvet lined leather case"
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Davis and Kidder's Electric Machine for Nervous Diseases
Davis and Kidder's Electric Machine for Nervous Diseases Electric stimulation therapy: Machine. Electric Machine used in shock treatment anywhere desired along the body.
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Surgical Set
Surgical Set 4.25 x 18 x 10" Surgical set: Amputation/general surgery."Ebony instruments housed in large. velvet lined wooden case with lift out tray and key lock."
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Medallion 0.25 x 2.75 x 2.75" Commemorative and association items."Silver Sesquicentennial of MUSC medallion. designed by William Hirsch."
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Eyeglasses Eyeglasses: Spectacles. Gold rimmed metal, glass lenses housed in velvet lined paper case.
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Pewter Plate
Pewter Plate 0.5 x 12 x 12" Commemorative and association items."Pewter Plate/Tray-William Glimore Simms Award from the College of Charleston for Dr. Joseph I. Waring's contribution to Historical Scholarship and Literature to his native city. 1976"
Stomach Warmer
Stomach Warmer 4x12x9.5" Home nursing: Hot water bottle."Copper stomach warmer with handle that was found in Panknins Drug Store on Meeting Street in Charleston. SC. A similar one is pictures in Printers Devil catalog 52. June 1986."
Bedpan 2.5 x 12 x 5.5" Home nursing: Bedpan."Small white porcelain bedpan with a flattened egg-like shape. small upward turned nozzle. and large opening in the center."
Ophthalmoscope 0.5 x 7 x 1.5" Ophthalmoscopy: Ophthalmoscope."Loose Ophthalmoscope with Bakelite handle. metal accents and rotating top portion made of metal with glass and mirror."
Male Urinal
Male Urinal 5 x 11 x 5" Home nursing: Urinal."Oval shaped whiteware male urinal with handle and slightly upward turned nozzle. Similar to page 944. A.S."
Monocular Microscope
Monocular Microscope 9.5 x 4.25 x 4.25,Microscopy: Microscope: European: Compound,Brass compound monocular microscope on tripod. Unknown French model that was given to Dr. George Clark when he was working in a laboratory in Florida.
Pocket Microscope
Pocket Microscope 0.5 x 4 x 3, case- 1 x 3.25 x 1.25,Microscopy: Microscope,"Pocket size, folding microscope made of metal, glass with an ivory handle housed in a leather case."
Monocular Microscope
Monocular Microscope Microscopy: Microscope: American: Compound
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Binocular Microscope
Binocular Microscope For a 360 degree view of the microscope, click on the image and drag the cursor to the left or right. Requires Quicktime player, which can be downloaded at: http: //www.apple.com/Quicktime/download . 12.25 x 6.5 x 5" Microscopy: Microscope: American: Compound. Black SPENCER compound binocular microscope, c. 1920, which was used by Dr. Lynch in the Department of Pathology.
Medical College of the State of South Carolina Collegiate Prize
Medical College of the State of South Carolina Collegiate Prize 8.75 x 5 x 4" Commemorative and association items."Sterling silver cup with two handles on the side and various dents along the sides. presented as the collegiate prize on May 3. 1911. to Harry Stoll Mustard. a graduate of 1911."
Chisholm Inhaler
Chisholm Inhaler .5"x 3.125"x 1.25". Silver
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Scarificator Tiemann's 12 blade brass scarificator with wooden handle housed in a velvet lined wood box, original paper label on the interior. Manufactured by George Tiemann of New York, patented August 20, 1846. The screw at the top of the head allows for the depth of the cut to be altered and when the screw and trigger are pulled the blades are released. 2" x 7.5" x 2.5"