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Catalog Number 00839
Object Name Pen
Description Used by Dr. Benjamin Franklin Sherwood in writing prescriptions 1852-1871. Donor is the granddaughter of Dr, B.F. Sherwood,. Dr. Sherwood born December 3, 1819 in Wilkes County, North Carolina. Came to Iowa 1852. Died June 6, 1871., Educated in Louisville, Kentucky. One of the first Doctors in Knoxville, Marion County, Iowa
Source Sherwood, Nora D
Received Date 07/04/1948