Aspirin and the Medicine Cabinet, Part I

  • Steven M. RooneyEmail author
  • J. N. Campbell
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By the end of the nineteenth century , as the organic chemistry laboratory arrived as a staple in the academic and industrial centers of the West, a different kind of space, the bathroom, became a permanent “fixture” in the majority of homes. No longer detached from the house, this new space became an area where privacy and cleanliness intersected. New architectural forms that could be found in the rest of the house became commonplace in the bathroom, such as hexagonal tile, light fixtures, and especially, millwork.


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  1. 1.Independent ScholarIrvingUSA
  2. 2.Independent ScholarSpringUSA

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