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Rosewood case with metal hardware. Hinged lid plus three drawers, one on the front and one on each side. Side drawers include one secondary drawer each. The case contains a set of ivory-handled dental instruments (1951.19.2 to 95). Belonged to Dr. Eben Palmer (1846-1916). Palmer began praciticing dentistry in his native Ohio in 1871, and relocated with his family to Jackson County, Kansas in 1881. He remained in practice in Jackson County until his retirement in 1907.

Date: between 1871 and 1907

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Item Number: 318724
KSHS Identifier: 1951.19.1

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