Collection of medical instruments from the practice of Dr. L.M. Draper, 20th century

Artifact-box 38, Item hdrape0001, Artifact-box 39, Item hdrape0001, Artifact-box 40, Item hdrape0001
Scope and content:

Collection of 108 medical instruments from the practice of Dr. L.M. Draper. Contents include: Amputation pincers, retractors, syringes, pelvimeter, wooden handle obstetric forceps, wide variety of forceps and specula.

Many examples are unique to the collection.

Acquisition information:
Received from: Mrs. Draper

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Access note. Collection contains fragile materials which may involve extra assistance from staff. Types of items include glass, ceramics, rare instruments, or other vulnerable materials. Contact Research Services with questions.

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