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Catalog Number 1982.219.018
Description Tongue Depressors, c. 1941-1945. Part of Block Warden's first aid kit used during World War II by Gladys M. Browning of Burlingame, CA. Two beige wooden tongue depressors wrapped in paper. Each depressor consists of a flat thin rectangular piece of wood that is rounded at both ends.
Object Name Depressor, Tongue
Collection 3D - Medical & Psychological Tools & Equipment
Title Tongue Depressors, c. 1941-1945
Date c. 1941-1945
Creator Unknown
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text none
Provenance Part of Block Warden's first aid kit used during World War II by Gladys M. Browning of Burlingame, CA
Dimensions H-0.875 W-6 D-0.625 inches
Dimension Details 0.875 x 6 x 0.0625 (individual tongue depressor)
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.