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Title
Patient in a hot head pillow.
Additional title: [Man lies on cot under bed cover, his bandaged head rests in wooden apparatus with straps designed to elevate and cool head while allowing moisture from bandages to drip in basin below head.]
Names
United States Sanitary Commission (Creator)
Collection

United States Sanitary Commission records

Condensed Historical Matter

Photographs, prints and drawings

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1861 - 1872
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 3101
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Archival materials
Documents
Albumen prints
Notes
Content: Separated from Medical Committee Archives No. DCCLXXI (772), first draft, “Posture[,] dressings and the daily care of wounded parts” by David Prince, M.D. Titles supplied from document and photographs in second draft.
Physical Description
Extent: 14 x 19 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPW92-A287
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11660964
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 22237d90-c614-012f-3313-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Patient in a hot head pillow." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861 - 1872. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e7ad-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Patient in a hot head pillow." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e7ad-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1861 - 1872). Patient in a hot head pillow. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e7ad-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Patient in a hot head pillow.