Title:  Plan of the Hospital for the Sick Slaves upon Good Hope Estate, the Property of John Tharp, Esquire

Artist/Maker: Unidentified Maker(s)

Date: 1798

Source: Cambridgeshire Archives

Copyright/Permissions: Cambridgeshire Archives Service, Ref No. KAR55/7/121/16

References:Rana A. Hogarth, Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780–1840 (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017); Londa Schiebinger, Secret Cures of Slaves: People, Plants, and Medicine in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017)

Location(s): Trelawny Parish, Jamaica

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Categories: Hospital Care Medical Spaces Slavery and Medical Knowledge

Title:  Portrait No. 5

Artist/Maker: Lam Qua

Date: 1834–55

Source: Peter Parker Collection, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, Yale University Library

Copyright/Permissions: Medical Historical Library, Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library, Yale University

References: Stephen Rachman, “Memento Morbi: Lam Qua’s Paintings, Peter Parker’s Patients,” Literature and Medicine 23, no. 1 (Spring 2004): 134–159.

Location(s): Guangzhou, China

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Categories: Hospital Care Spirituality and Religion

Title:  Elizabeth Reifsnyder Performing Surgery

Artist/Maker: 

Date: c. 1885

Source: Center for the History of Medicine, at Countway Library

Copyright/Permissions: Boston Medical Library collection, Center for the History of Medicine in the Francis A. Countway Library

Location(s): Shanghai, China

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Categories: Gender and Sex Hospital Care Nurses and Physicians

Title: Montpelier Estate, St James’s

Artist/Maker: James Hakewill; printed by Thales Fielding (?)

Date: 1824

Source: The British Museum

Copyright/Permissions: © Trustees of the British Museum. Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

References: Hogarth, Rana A. Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780-1840. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017.

Location(s): Harley Street, London, England

 

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Categories: Hospital Care Slavery and Medical Knowledge

Title: Patients from the Leper Hospital, Nicosia, Cyprus

Artist/Maker:

Date:

Source: St Bartholomew’s Hospital Archives & Museum

Copyright/Permissions: Patients from the Leper Hospital, Nicosia, Cyprus. Credit: St Bartholomew’s Hospital Archives & Museum. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s):

 

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Categories: Hospital Care Quarantine and Contagion

Title: Colonial Hospital, Port of Spain, Trinidad

Artist/Maker:

Date: 1910-1930 (?)

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Colonial Hospital, Port of Spain, Trinidad: exterior. Photograph, 1910/1930 (?). Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Port of Spain, Trinidad

 

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Categories: Hospital Care

Title: Bethel A.M.E. Church, the first Colored Methodist Church in Philadelphia, established in 1787

Artist/Maker:

Date: 1910

Source: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library

Copyright/Permissions: “Bethel A.M.E. Church, the first Colored Methodist Church in Philadelphia, established in 1787.” New York Public Library Digital Collections.

References: Hogarth, Rana A. Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780-1840. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017.

Location(s): Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

 

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Categories: Epidemics Hospital Care Public Health Scientific Racism Spirituality and Religion Tropical Medicine

Title: Bush-Hill, the seat of William Hamilton Esqr. near Philadelphia

Artist/Maker: Cornelius Tiebout

Date: 1793

Source: Library of Congress

Copyright/Permissions: Cornelius Tiebout, engraver, and Jacob Hoffman. Bush-Hill, the seat of William Hamilton Esqr. near Philadelphia / J. Hoffman del. Philada. ; Tiebout sct. Pennsylvania Philadelphia, 1793. Photograph. Library of Congress Rare Book and Special Collections

References: Hogarth, Rana A. Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780-1840. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017.

Location(s): Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

 

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Categories: Epidemics Hospital Care Public Health Scientific Racism Tropical Medicine

Title: The Albert Victor asylum for lepers, Gohea, Calcutta, India: female patients in white saris on the steps of the female block

Artist/Maker:

Date: 1900-1920

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: The Albert Victor asylum for lepers, Gohea, Calcutta, India: female patients in white saris on the steps of the female block. Photograph, 1900/1920. Wellcome CollectionPublic Domain Mark.

Location(s): Kolkata, India

 

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Categories: Hospital Care Quarantine and Contagion

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