Tag Archive: Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine

Dec 03

Our Reading List (#4)

Here are a few of the things that are catching our eye this week…. Coverage of the BUMED’s 2500th upload to the MHL. What do patients want to know about their doctors (from TEDMED). From the History of Modern Biomedicine Research Group and in honor of #WorldAIDSDay on Monday, History of the National Survey of Sexual …

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Nov 17

Images from the Library

From C.H. Stratz’ Die Schöuheit des weiblichen Körpers : den Müttern, Ärzten und Künstlern gewidmet (1900). As always, for more from the Medical Heritage Library, please visit our full collection!

Nov 03

Images from the Library

From C.J. Cullingworth’s Clinical illustrations of the diseases of the fallopian tubes and of tubal gestation : a series of drawings with descriptive text and histories of the cases (1895). As always, for more from the Medical Heritage Library, please visit our full collection!

Oct 27

Images from the Library

From Carl A. Mense’s Handbuch der Tropenkrankheiten (1905). As always, for more from the Medical Heritage Library, please visit our full collection!

Oct 20

Images from the Library

From Sir Patrick Manson’s Tropical diseases: a manual of diseases of warm climates (1914). As always, for more from the Medical Heritage Library, please visit our full collection!  

Sep 24

New to the MHL!

Here are a few highlights from the latest items added to our collection; you can add a RSS feed that will give you updates on our new items here. First, a couple of items with rather immediate topical application: James J. Waring’s The epidemic at Savannah, 1876 : its causes, the measures of prevention adopted …

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Sep 17

Our Reading List (#3)

With the exciting news last week of the finding of one of the ships from Sir John Franklin’s last expedition, we decided to pull together some of the MHL’s resources on Arctic exploration in case this news stimulates your interest and while it’s still warm enough out that reading about the Arctic can be fun! You …

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Sep 03

Our Reading List

We can’t hope to be as exhaustive as Whewell’s Ghost or The History Carnival, but all this talk of going back to school has us thinking in reading lists. Here’s some of what we’re looking at online this week. From the US NLM’s Circulating Now, Sophie Lipman’s piece on Medicine, Morality, Faith, and Film. From the …

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Sep 01

Images from the Library

From W.F. Hutchinson’s Under the Southern Cross : a guide to the sanitariums and other charming places in the West Indies and Spanish Main (1891).

Aug 25

Images from the Library

From Neuer Leitfaden für den Turn-Unterricht in den Preussischen Volkschulen (1868). As always, for more from the Medical Heritage Library, please visit our full collection!

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