• Dr. A. Louise Klehm's Surgical Kit

    Surgical Kit with medical instruments used by Dr. A. Louise Klehm. Small brown leather surgical case snaps closed and folds open to reveal metal medical instruments and two pockets. The front is monog…

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  • AMA (American Medical Association) Pin, Chicago, 1924

    AMA (American Medical Association) pin which belonged to Dr. A. Louise Klehm. The gold pin has the following text, "American Medical Assn., Chicago, 1924." The image on the pin is a skyline of buildin…

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  • Republic of Mexico Pin

    Republic of Mexico Pin belonging to Dr. A. Louise Klehm. The round silver pin, whose form appears to have been punched out of an old coin, (see backside and ridged edging), has the following text, "Re…

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  • Skokie Firefighters Shield-Shaped Patch

    Skokie Firefighters Skokie Firefighters Patches worn on clothing to identify their rank, function and company. This patch identifies the Fire Department. The words "Skokie Fire" frame the profile of a…

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  • Nasal Speculum

    W.R. Grady Co

    Metal nasal speculum used by Dr. A. Louise Klehm. Made by W. R. Grady Co., pat. pending, Pat. Jan. 9 - 1900. Learn about Dr. A. Louise Klehm's extraordinary life in Skokie Public Library's online exhi…

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  • Metal Nameplate

    Black sign made of metal with yellow text, which reads "Dr. Klehm". Sign can be seen in photographs outside of Dr. A. Louise Klehm's office. Learn about Dr. A. Louise Klehm's extraordinary life in Sko…

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  • Dr. Miles Anti-pain pills

    Small metal tin containing medicine, which belonged to Dr. A. Louise Klehm. Learn about Dr. A. Louise Klehm's extraordinary life in Skokie Public Library's online exhibit: https://skokiehistory.omeka…

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  • Vapo-Cresolene Vaporizer and Box, circa 1906

    Vapo-Cresoline Co., New York, New York

    Vapo-cresolene Vaporizer and Box. The vaporizer includes a small glass jar attached to a screw-on oil lamp with a wick. There is an elaborately decorated gilded metal stand with a place for the glass…

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  • Skokie Fire Department Chief Gold Badge

    Skokie Fire Department Chief Gold Badge worn by Chief Ed Steek. Retired Chiefs wear gold badges. The text on the badge is: Chief, Skokie, Fire Dept. The image in the center of the badge is a cluster o…

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  • Tyree's Antiseptic Powder box

    Box of medicine, Tyree's Antiseptic Powder, which belonged to Dr. A. Louise Klehm. The sealed white box has a label at the top of the box and the front of the box. It is a professional sample. The tex…

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  • Skokie Fire Department Chief Silver Badge

    Skokie Fire Department Chief Silver Badge worn by Chief Ed Steek. Current Chiefs wear silver badges. The text on the badge is: Chief, Skokie, Fire Dept. The image in the center of the badge is a clust…

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  • Skokie Fire Assistant Chief's Gold Badge

    Skokie Fire Assistant Chief's Gold Badge worn by Ed Steek. Retired Chiefs wear gold badges. The text on the badge is: Assistant Chief, Skokie Fire Dept., Retired. The image in the center of the badge…

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  • Skokie Fire Department's State of Illinois NEI Fire Chiefs' Association Gold Badge

    Skokie Fire Department's State of the Illinois NEI Fire Chiefs' Association Gold Badge worn by Chief Ed Steek. Retired Chiefs wear gold badges. Ed Steek was the president of the Association in 1955. T…

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  • Skokie Fire Department's Illinois Fire College Badge

    Illinois Fire College 25th Anniversary 1926-1949 Tin Badge affixed to top of tag reading: Illinois Fire College 1949 - Tag Number 439 - Name Gabel, Frank - Title Captain - Town Skokie, Illinois

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  • Ether Mask Holder

    Metal ether mask holder with small hook handle and cup shaped holder used by Dr. A. Louise Klehm. Learn about Dr. A. Louise Klehm's extraordinary life in Skokie Public Library's online exhibit: https…

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  • Chas. Pfizer & Co. Medicine Bottle

    Chas. Pfizer & Co

    Medicine bottle which may have belonged to Dr. A. Louise Klehm. The partial label on the large brown glass bottle has the following legible text, "Powdered U.S.P. One Quarter Pound. Guaranteed by Chas…

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  • Skokie Fire Department Captain Badge

    Skokie Fire Department Ladder 1 Captain with symbols on either side.

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  • AMA (American Medical Association) Pin, Saratoga Springs, 1902

    AMA (American Medical Association) stick pin which belonged to Dr. A. Louise Klehm. The round, gold pin has the following text, "A.M.A Saratoga Springs, 1902". The image and shape of the pin are simil…

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  • Skokie Firemen's Club Letterhead

    Skokie Firemen's Club letterhead with multiple pieces of fire fighting apparatus on top

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  • Small Hemostat

    Small steel surgical clamp or hemostat used by Dr. A. Louise Klehm. Learn about Dr. A. Louise Klehm's extraordinary life in Skokie Public Library's online exhibit: https://skokiehistory.omeka.net/exhi…

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