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Catalog Number 2005.13.11-311
Object Name Print, Photographic
Scope & Content Folsom Prison

A photo of a summary of cases seen at the prison hospital. The timeframe is not stated.

Number of patients admitted to hospital 26
Number of men on treatment line 858
Number of men on medicine line 1147
Number of men examined 40
Blood tests taken 60
(Spinal ???) fluids taken 3

A list of operations performed then follows that includes removal of cysts to partial amputation of a leg.

At the bottom it says Injections of Arsphenamine for Syphlis

June 3rd 18 prisoners Mercury Treatment
June 10th 12 prisoners
June 17th 8 prisoners 8 prisoners.
Title Folsom Prison
Collection Folsom Prison
Number of images 1
Accession number 2005.13.11