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October 11, 2012

Bed warmer

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

Bed warmer

Bed warmer made in 1920 and used by nurse Katherine J. Dreves to warm the beds of patients in her care. The device consists of a wooden cage for an electric light bulb fitted with a hole through which an electrical cord can be threaded.

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