Object ID 003855
Object Name Wood's Emergency First Aid Case
Object Desc Black metal box that contains first aid equipment, reads "Wood's Emergency Case" on the lid.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003862a-r
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date NOV 7,2015
Location Room 9, Shelf 20
Start Year Range 1900
End Year Range 1940
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords first aid,Johnson & Johnson,medical,
Title Wood's Emergency First Aid Case
Description Black metal box (a) that reads on the outside "Wood's Emergency Case for First Aid" and on the inside has a list of contents. Contents include a box of absorbent cotton (b), tourniquet (c), gauze bandage (d), burn dressing packet (e), sterilized gauze (f), Supreme gauze bandage (g), self-sticking gauze bandages (h), package of Vivo tubes (i), Gauztex self adhering gauze packets (j), 4 tongue depressers (k), roll of adhesive tape (l), tincture mertholate (m), tube of Analgesic (n), large bottle of tincture merthiolate (o), sample of Acmoline (p), cloth red cross mask (q), and red cross fabric bandage (r).
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Johnson & Johnson
Date NOV 7,2015
Assessor Julia Kunas
Notes Box is extremely worn and chipped, and the boxes for gauzes are waterstained. The bottles with medicine are empty.