A Treatise On Tuberculosis

Date:
1852
Creator:
Henry Ancell
Publisher/Studio:
London, England: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans

An in-depth look at the origins, prevention, and treatment of tuberculosis.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC39, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Medical Lexicon

Date:
1839
Creator:
Robley Dunglison
Publisher/Studio:
Philadelphia, PA: Lea and Blanchard

A comprehensive 19th-century medical dictionary.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC28, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

The Principles And Practice Of Medicine

Date:
1844
Creator:
John Elliotson
Publisher/Studio:
Philadelphia, PA: Cary and Hart

General medical text from min-19th century. Includes basic elements regarding the practice of medicine as well as an extensive listing of diseases and their pathologies.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC27, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Traite Des Fievres

Date:
1836
Creator:
F.C. Maillot
Publisher/Studio:
Paris, France: Chez J.B. Balliere

An examination of various fevers as observed in France and North Africa.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC25, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

On The Treatment And Cure Of Pulmonary Consumption

Date:
1906
Creator:
George Bodington
Publisher/Studio:
Litchfield: London: Lomax's Successors: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co.

1906 reprint of Bodington's original 1840 essay discussing the treatment and cures for consumption/tuberculosis.

Description (physical):

Hardcover

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC06, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Carlos Finlay And Yellow Fever

Date:
1940
Creator:
Carlos E. Finlay
Publisher/Studio:
New York, NY: Oxford University Press

Details the work of Dr. Carlos Finlay to combat and cure yellow fever on the island of Cuba during the late 19th and early 20th-centuries.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC10, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Yellow Fever: A Nautical Disease

Date:
1879
Creator:
John Gamgee
Publisher/Studio:
New York, NY: D. Appleton and Company

Gamgee examines the origins and treatment of yellow fever with an emphasis on the maritime implications and shipboard treatments.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC12, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

History Of Yellow Fever

Date:
1909
Creator:
George Augustin
Publisher/Studio:
New Orleans, LA: Searcy & Pfaff Ltd.

A comprehensive work detailing the history of yellow fever through the centuries, including a breakdown by country of the disease. A final section discusses the yellow fever epidemic of 1905.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC13, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Diseases Of Seamen, Vol. 2

Date:
1807
Creator:
Robert Robertson
Publisher/Studio:
London, England: T. Cadell and W. Davies, Strand

Robertson discusses the diseases common to shipboard life, and lays out courses for their treatment, as well as offers several case studies.

Description (physical):

Hardcover

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC19, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

On Fall Fevers

Date:
1789
Creator:
Robert Robertson
Publisher/Studio:
London, England: Robert Robertson

Obersvations of Royal Navy Surgeon Robert Robertson in regards to fever between 1776 and 1789. Includes data collected as surgeon aboard HMS Edgar.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC20, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum