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ITEM Identifier: WAM001, c20197, 22239

Dr. Braithwaite's forceps, 1860-1922, 1860-1922

Scope and Contents

"Gift of / Dr. Wm. L. / Richardson / 12-13-33" written on tag attached to object. "DR. BRAITHWAITE'S FORCEPS" stamped on inside of handle.


  • 1860-1922


Language of Materials

Object labels, inscriptions, etc. are primarily in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Warren Anatomical Museum objects are available for research access. Access is premised on the availability of space and staff to facilitate use. Contact Public Services for the Warren Anatomical Museum for more information.


1 objects

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Objects belonging to the late William L. Richardson were donated by the Boston Lying-In Hospital on December 13, 1933.


Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

The Center for the History of Medicine in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine is one of the world's leading resources for the study of the history of health and medicine. Our mission is to enable the history of medicine and public health to inform healthcare, the health sciences, and the societies in which they are embedded.

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