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40,000 Medical Words Pronounced and Defined 10th Rev Ed [dictionary]

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Dates
1934
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
997032001
Description
Leather-bound dictionary defining 40,000 medical words; plain front cover; title stamped on the front cover; alternate title stamped on spine.
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Accession Number
997032001
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Description
Leather-bound dictionary defining 40,000 medical words; plain front cover; title stamped on the front cover; alternate title stamped on spine.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel; donated to the museum by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1934
Date Remarks
Printed in the dictionary
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow
leatherette: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on the cover: "40000 // MEDICAL WORDS // PRONOUNCED AND DEFINED // GOULD // TENTH REVISED EDITION"; stamped on the spine: "POCKET // MEDICAL // DICTIONARY // GOULD"; handwritten on inside front cover: "GLADYS MILLAR // FEBRUARY // 1935"; printed in book: "A POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // GIVING THE // PRONUNCIATION AND DEFINITION // OF THE // PRINCIPAL WORDS USED IN MEDICINE AND // THE COLLATERAL SCIENCES // GEORGE M. GOULD, A.M., M.D. // TENTH EDITION REVISED // 40,000 WORDS // PHILADELPHIA // P. BLAKISTON'S SON & CO. // 1012 WALNUT STREET"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 15.6 cm x Width 9.1 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along edges; pages faded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
JPG
Reference Comments
Remarks in donor file; CD #2
Research Facts
Gladys (Millar) Rockel graduated from Kitchener Waterloo Nursing College, Class of 1939; nursing positions in Pontiac, MI (1940), Grand Rapids, MI (1941), and Toronto, Ont. (1942); worked in private practice with her husband, Dr. Rockel.
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A Review of Nursing [textbook]

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Dates
1938
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
997032030
Description
A green textbook for nurses covering various sunjects including: chemistry, anatomy, Pediatric Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing amd History of Nursing, etc.; the chapters generally consist of an introduction of a topic and then a variety of questions with a blank space for the user to place their answe…
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Accession Number
997032030
Author
Helen F. Hansen, R.N. 2nd Ed., Rev.
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Nursing
Nursing, History
Chemistry
Anatomy
Physiology
Sanitation
Description
A green textbook for nurses covering various sunjects including: chemistry, anatomy, Pediatric Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing amd History of Nursing, etc.; the chapters generally consist of an introduction of a topic and then a variety of questions with a blank space for the user to place their answer; all of the answers are at the back of the book; the title, author, edition, and publisher of the textbook can be found on the spine of the textbook in gold writing; on the back of the front cover there is a signature of Gladys Rockel from when she still went by the name of Millar; the first page provides more information on the title (which is expanded), the author, and publisher; the length of the book is from page 9 to 692, including preface, table of contents, answers and index.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel, donated by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
W. B. Saunders Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1938
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
fabric: green
Inscriptions
On the spine: "A REVIEW OF NURSING // HANSEN // SECOND // EDITION // SAUNDERS"; hand written on inside cover: "G. Millar // 1938"; on frontispiece: "A REVIEW of NURSING // WITH OUTLINES OF SUBJECTS // QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS // By // HELEN F. HANSEN, R.N. // SECOND EDITION, REVISED // PHILADELPHIA AND LONDON // W. B. SAUNDERS COMPANY // 1938"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.0 cm
Width
14.0 cm
Depth
3.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Cover with minor fading and shows wear along edges
Copy Type
original
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