Case, Medicine

Object number
92.44.1
Creator
J Reynders amp Co
Date
circa 1850
Description
Mahogany box, dovetailed corners, wooden dividers, red fabric lining in lid, leather strap fastening over the top, brass lock (key missing). Belonged to Dr. Abiram F. Squires who practiced in Newport 1873-1925. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abiram F. Squires, born Buffalo, NY, 1846, educated at Harvard Medical College. Settled in Newport, 1873, on staff, Newport Hospital, active in community until his death Oct 10, 1925.
Credit Line
Gift of either Melville B. Peckham or Warren Peckham
Object Type
cases (containers)
Related People & Organizations
Squires, Abiram F., Dr. (associated)
Peckham, Melville B. (associated)
Peckham, Warren (associated)