Stewart Bell Jr. Archives
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Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society
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SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection contains a tooth-extractor made by Dr. William Janney Best in his blacksmith shop.
(1 box) Last updated 04/12.
BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Doctor James C. Gordon Jr. is long time resident of Winchester, Virginia. Doctor William Janney Best (1834-1908) was a family doctor in Brucetown, VA.
BIBLIOGRAPHY: Taken from the MMF file: Gordon Family Correspondence/News Articles and news articles about Dr. William Janney Best.
CITE AS: Dr. James C. Gordon Jr. Collection #1687, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.
Tooth-Extractor – Made by William Janney Best in his blacksmith shop, 1 item, cast iron
Best, Dr. William Janney – News Articles, Obituary, 3 leaves, printed (photocopy)