Whittemore's 1866 patent mechanical vaccinator
Vaccination--Equipment and supplies
Used to vaccinate
Small metal instrument with a place for the doctor's finger and a lever to inject the vaccine into a patient. Inscription says "Made By Codman & Shurtleff Boston" on the left side. the right side says "Whittlemore's Patent Feb 21, 1866".
Whittemore, Amos, 1759-1828
Codman & Shurtleff
Health Sciences Library
State University of New York at Buffalo
Michael Gordon (Firm)
Contact the History of Medicine Collection, http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/units/hsl/history/
Patent mechanical vaccinator
Whittemore, Amos, 1759-1828 and Codman & Shurtleff, “Whittemore's 1866 patent mechanical vaccinator,” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed January 19, 2018, https://ubdigit.buffalo.edu/items/show/16879.