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Catalog Number 1982.219.009
Description Zonas Gauze Bandage, c. 1941-1945. Part of Block Warden's first aid kit used during World War II by Gladys M. Browning of Burlingame, CA. Gauze bandage wrapped in off-white rectangular paper package. Label on front of package has a boarder of red crossed lines on a yellow background. A red cross appears within the border at right and left lower corners. Large text at top center reads, "'ZONAS' / GAUZE BANDAGE." Smaller text below continues, "3 1/2 INCHES X 6 YARDS." "Johnson & Johnson / NEW BRUNSWICK. N.J., U.S.A." appears at bottom center within the border, and "Contract May 1917" is printed below the border.
Object Name Bandage
Collection 3D - Medical & Psychological Tools & Equipment
Title Zonas Gauze Bandage, c. 1941-1945
Date c. 1941-1945
Creator Johnson & Johnson
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text Graphic of a red cross (appears within the border at right and left lower corners); " 'ZONAS' / GAUZE BANDAGE" (large red text at top center); "3 1/2 INCHES X 6 YARDS" (red text at center); "Johnson & Johnson / NEW BRUNSWICK. N.J., U.S.A" (printed at bottom center within the border); "Contract May 1917" (printed below the border at center)
Provenance Used during World War II by Gladys M. Browning of Burlingame, CA
Dimensions H-1.125 W-3.5 D-0.5 inches
Search Terms Browning, Gladys M.
First Aid
Medical Equipment
World War II
World War Two
WWII
Subjects First aid
Medical aspects of war
Medical equipment & supplies
War
World War II
People Browning, Gladys M.