Mary Ann Whitaker Robinson (1938-2005), the donor, was a graduate of the Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in Wilmington, who worked in Delaware, New Jersey, and Virginia.

Associated Dates: 1955 09 01 / 1955 09 01, 1958 12 31 / 1958 12 31

Location: Currently not on view

Associated Place: United States: Delaware, Wilmington

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1992.0045.09Catalog Number: 1992.0045.09Accession Number: 1992.0045

Object Name: ScissorsOther Terms: Scissors; Cutting Tools; Bandage

Physical Description: metal, chromium (overall material)plated (overall production method/technique)Measurements: average spatial: 4.7 cm x .7 cm x 14.8 cm; 1 7/8 in x 1/4 in x 5 13/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1144386

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