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Operating Room, Fort Riley
  • Joseph Judd Pennell
    1857–1926
    born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Operating Room, Fort Riley, 1906
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20.3 x 25.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 x 10 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Transfer from Kenneth Spencer Research Library
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0034
Description
Exhibitions

Black-and-white image of three men and a patient in an operating room. Men are all wearing white hats. Man at left wears a white apron and holds a package in right hand. Man at center holds a knife in right hand. Man at right holds an object in right hand and is applying it to patient. Patient lays flat and is covered in white sheet. There is a machine at CR and tools at LR.