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Box

Date:
1890
Description:
Syringe box; maroon box with blue paper lining; black print on lid; "The Perfection Syringe, No. 2," and the directions for how to use it; box dirty; some dark stains inside. Probably belonged to Lucy Webb Hayes; holds original syringe.
Subject:
medical, Perfection Syringe, syringe, Spiegel Grove, bedroom study, January, 1893, Inner Sanctum
Partner:
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center
Part of:
Rutherford B. Hayes
Source:
http://rbhayes.pastperfectonline.com/webobject/578F2060-B9DF-4400-B800-578088271117
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