Title: John Boby, a black man with white markings. Reproduction of an etching

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Date: October 1, 1803

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: John Boby, a black man with white markings. Reproduction of an etching, 1803. Credit: Wellcome Collection.Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Kingston, Jamaica; 16 Paternoster Row, London, England; England; Scotland

 

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Categories: Skin and Skin Disease

Title: Eucommia ulmoides

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Date:

Source: Economic Botany Collection, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Copyright/Permissions: CC-BY

References: Parkin, John. “Eucommia Ulmoides. The Tu-Chung of the Chinese.” Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information (Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew) Vol. 1921, No. 5 (1921), 177-185.

Location(s): England; China

 

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Categories: Bioprospecting Indigenous Medicine and Healers Natural Medicine

Title: A medical officer examining a ship’s crew for bubonic plague on arrival in the Thames

Artist/Maker: F. de Haanen, after C.E. Eldred.

Date: 1905

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: A medical officer examining a ship’s crew for bubonic plague on arrival in the Thames. Watercolour drawing by F. de Haenen, 1905, after C.E. Eldred. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): England

 

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Categories: Epidemics Quarantine and Contagion

Title: John Bull defending Britain against the invasion of cholera; comparing the Reform Bill to the cholera epidemic

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Date: ca. 1832

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: John Bull defending Britain against the invasion of cholera; comparing the Reform Bill to the cholera epidemic. Coloured lithograph, c. 1832. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): England

 

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Categories: Epidemics Health and Politics Quarantine and Contagion

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