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Weighing Powders

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School carefully measures and weighs powdered ingredients for a prescription.

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School uses a small medicine dropper to precisely measure and mix liquid ingredients for a prescription.

Date: 1948 

Description: Exterior view of Lascoff's Apothecary.

Date: 1943 

Description: A group of over twenty-six Ringling Brothers, Barnum & Bailey Circus elephants, standing on their rear legs with front legs resting on the elephant ahead....

Date: 1944 

Description: President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the rain during his presidential reelection campaign.

Date: 1948-04-30 

Description: Exterior view of the display cases and neon sign frontage of the Center Pharmacy, a Rexall affiliate.

Date: 1942 

Description: Three-quarter length portrait of a young Dickey Meyer Chapelle posing in front of a fireplace mantel wearing a blouse and dress pants.

Date: 1940 

Description: Slightly elevated view from street corner at Broadway and West 50th Street of the Rivoli Theater in Times Square when it was screening the movie "Foreign C...

Photograph

Helping a Customer

Date: 1947-10 

Description: A pharmacist assists a customer in Joseph Lascoff's Pharmacy, located at 93rd and Amsterdam.

Photograph

Trio of Druggists

Date: 1948-04-30 

Description: A trio of pharmacists consult one another about a prescription order.

Date: 1947 

Description: The Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor as photographed by Holocaust survivor, Louis Koplin. Taken from the ship carrying him from Europe to the United S...

Photograph

Rolling Bandages

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: Two members of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School roll bandages with the help of a crank-operated machine. Part of their training involved the pre...

Date: 1947-07-08 

Description: Farmall Cub tractor on display at Union Station. Signs advertise "The new! Farmall Cub; designed to mechanize America's small, family-size farms" and the p...

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School uses the traditional pharmacist's tool of a mortar & pestle to grind medicinal ingredients for a pre...

Photograph

Mr. Bones

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: The class of U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School Pharmacists' Mates-to-be is introduced to the skeleton of the human body as part of their studies of an...

Date: 1943-06-05 

Description: From left to right: Sir William Beveridge, author of the British "Cradle to the Grave" social security plan, and Arthur J. Altmeyer, Chairman of the Social...

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: One member of the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps class demonstrates the method of treating a leg injury while fellow classmen look on and make notes. The...

Date: 1940 

Description: Portrait of Dickey Chapelle wearing a white shirt, white flight headgear and goggles.

Date: 1943-04-04 

Description: A Pharmacist Mate-in-Training from the U.S. Coast Guard Hospital Corps School filters a liquid for a test prescription. This filtration process helped to e...

Photograph

Drug Store Statue

Date: 1940 after

Description: A small dog stands beside a large statue (appears to be carved out of wood) advertising Pompy Cigars, outside of a drugstore.

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