Title:  “An Aristocratic Opium Den,” from Sunlight and Shadow of America’s Great Cities. Philadelphia: West Philadelphia Publishing Co., c. 1891.

Artist/Maker: 

Date: c. 1891

Source: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Copyright/Permissions: Yale Collection of Western Americana, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Location(s): San Francisco, California, USA

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Categories: Health and Politics Medical Spaces

Title:  The Chinese opium-smoker : twelve illustrations showing the ruin which our opium trade with China is bringing upon that country. London: S.W. Partridge & Co, c. 1880.

Artist/Maker: 

Date: c. 1880

Source: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Copyright/Permissions: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University

Location(s): London, UK; Guangzhou, China

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Categories: Health and Politics

Title:“Cowalitsk of Columbia River,” from Samuel Morton, Crania americana or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varities of the human species. Philadelphia : J. Dobson, 1839

Artist/Maker: John Collins, Samuel Morton

Date: 1839

Source: University of Glasgow 

Copyright/Permissions: Crania americana or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varities of the human species / by Samuel George Morton. University of Glasgow. Public Domain Mark

Location(s): Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Date posted: October 3, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Cowalitsk of Columbia River

Categories: Anatomy Scientific Racism

Title:  Carved wooden Maori cenotaph at Te Koura Marae, in memory of influenza epidemic

Artist/Maker: Tene Waitere (sculptor), Albert Percy Godber (photographer)

Date: 1920

Source: National Library of New Zealand

Copyright/Permissions: Carved wooden Maori cenotaph at Te Koura Marae, in memory of influenza epidemic.. Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives. Ref: APG-0786-1/2-G. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22429326

Location(s): Te Koura Marae, New Zealand

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Categories: Epidemics

Title:  Indian Babies: How to Keep Them Well

Artist/Maker: Office of Indian Affairs

Date: 1916

Source: Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library, Harvard University

Copyright/Permissions: Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection, Center for the History of Medicine in the Francis A. Countway Library, Harvard University

Location(s): Navajo Nation

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Categories: Community Health Public Health Reproductive Medicine

Title:  Injured Woman, from Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, vol. 6. Washington, DC: Surgeon General’s Office, 1865.

Artist/Maker: Army Medical Museum

Date: 1865

Source: Hagströmer Medico-Historical Library

Copyright/Permissions: Image Courtesy of the Hagströmer Medico-Historical Library, Karolinska Institutet

Location(s): Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Washington D.C., USA

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Categories: Medical Education War and Military

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