Title: Doctor Operating, Frontispiece for Silas Cummings’ Notebook

Artist/Maker: Possibly Silas Cummings

Date: probably 1824–1830

Source: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Copyright/Permissions: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Museum Purchase.

Location(s): Fitzwilliam, New Hampsire, USA

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Doctor Operating, Frontispiece for Silas Cummings’ Notebook

Categories: Medical Education Medical Spaces Rural 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

Date posted: September 30, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Injured Woman

Categories: Medical Education War and Military

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

Date posted: September 27, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Elizabeth Reifsnyder Performing Surgery

Categories: Gender and Sex Hospital Care Nurses and Physicians

Title: Cowasjee, a man who had his nose reconstructed with the aid of plastic surgery

Artist/Maker: William Nutter, after James Wales

Date: 1795

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Cowasjee, a man who had his nose reconstructed with the aid of plastic surgery. Stipple engraving by W. Nutter, 1795, after J. Wales..Wellcome CollectionPublic Domain Mark.

Location(s): India; 288 Holborn, London, England

 

Date posted: January 29, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Cowasjee, a man who had his nose reconstructed with the aid of plastic surgery

Categories: Punishment War and Military

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