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Society sealing, printing and embossing equipment

Date
Late 19th-early 20th century
Reference
SA/SMO/K.37
Part of
Society of Medical Officers of Health
  • Archives and manuscripts



About this work

Description

1-2: Printing blocks with the emblem of The Society of Medical Officers of Health, (metal and wood), c.late 19th-early 20th Century

3-4: Embossing seals of The Incorporated Society of Medical Officers of Health, (metal, bottom and top parts), c.late 19th-early 20th Century

5: Embossing apparatus with (metal) seal of The Society of Medical Officers of Health fitted, c.late 19th-early 20th Century

6: Printing plate of the Society's journal Public Health, (metal), c.late 19th-early 20th Century

These items are stored together in a black tin box labelled 'The Incorporated Society of Medical Officers of Health'. One seal or stamp entitled 'By authority of the Royal Medico-Psychological Association' also found in the box was transferred to the Archives of The Royal College of Psychiatrists in 1999.

Publication/Creation

Late 19th-early 20th century

Physical description

1 group of objects

Finding aids

Online Archives and Manuscripts catalogue. Hard copy catalogue available in the Wellcome Library.

Languages

  • English

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