Object Detail


Maker and Role
Sarah Sands, Patentee
Description
To protect patients and nurses, Sarah Sands patented this "apparatus capable of lifting and conveying an invalid from one bed or place to another without inconvenience or injury to the patient and without strain on the part of the nurse." (Patent number: 209,519)
Collection
E. Tunnicliff Fox Collection
Date
Oct 29 1878
Currently on Display
Yes
Object No
61.47.344

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