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Chenoweth surgical instruments

Identifier: KORN1027
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a case of instruments were presented to Dr. J. Henry Chenoweth by Dr. Samuel D. Gross, who was then Professor of Surgery at Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, but had formerly served as Professor of Surgery at the Louisville Medical Institute from 1841-1854. Dr. Henry Chenoweth presented the instruments to his son, Dr. James S. Chenoweth in 1889, shortly after his graduation from medical school at UofL. The case was originally lined with plush fabric,...
Dates: 1860

James T. Linville instrument collection

Identifier: KORN1030
Scope and Contents This collection of mostly Civil War era instruments were collected by Dr. Linville and consist of tweezers, nose forceps, towel clamps, curettes, folding tongue depressor, nose saws, tuning fork, broncoscope, tonsil loops, mouth spreaders, tracheotomy kit, cytoscope kit (Wappler), mouth mirrors, syringes, gouges, scalpels, mastoid buns, sounds, dilators, forehead mirror, glass nostril cup ends, ear cups, tiny funnels, saw blades, needles, surgical clamps, bulb thermometer, cables and other...
Dates: 1860-1900

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Gross, Samuel D. (Samuel David), 1805-1884 1
Physicians -- Kentucky -- Louisville 1
United States. Army -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
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Chenoweth, James S., 1867-1950 1
Chenoweth, John Henry, 1825-1905 1
Linville, James T., 1925-1978 1