St. John Ambulance Association, The triangular bandage , [circa 1915?]
The triangular bandage / St. John Ambulance Association.
- [London] : [St. John Ambulance Association], [circa 1915?]
- Physical Description:
- 1 sheet ( pages) ; 27 x 21 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsHV593.G7 S73 1915 BoxYale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art FundAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- An example of the St. John Ambulance Association triangular bandage is also present in the collections. See link herewith.
Signed, page : "John Furley, Honorary Director of Stores, St. John's Gate, Clerkenwell, London, E.C." Furley (1836-1919) was one of the founders of the St. John Ambulance Association, in 1877.
The words "St. John Ambulance Association" appear above the title.
Instruction for use of the triangular (or "Esmarch") bandage -- which was itself printed with illustrations on proper use. The present sheet includes concise instructions on bandaging wounds of the scalp, jaw, eyes, shoulder, upper arm, fore arm, chest, hand, hip, foot, limb, and collar bone.
- Subject Terms:
- Bandages and bandaging.First aid in illness and injury.St. John Ambulance Association.World War, 1914-1918 -- Medical care -- Great Britain.
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