Drawing from Joseph Lister's letter to his father dated 3O November 1868, showing his attempt to exclude bacteria from the stump of an amputated leg (L) by covering it with a tube of rubber (l). The material is to absorb discharge from tube

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Drawing from Joseph Lister's letter to his father dated 3O November 1868, showing his attempt to exclude bacteria from the stump of an amputated leg (L) by covering it with a tube of rubber (l). The material is to absorb discharge from tube
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Image ID: HHEC7K
Drawing from Joseph Lister's letter to his father dated 3O November 1868, showing his attempt to exclude bacteria from the stump of an amputated leg (L) by covering it with a tube of rubber (l). The material is to absorb discharge from tube