Medical Practices In The Civil War

Date:
1992
Creator:
Susan Prevost Beller
Publisher/Studio:
Charlotte, VT: Susan P. Beller

Overview of medical practices used during the Civil War.

Description (physical):

Paperback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E621.B55, LCCN: 92-014960
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Gangrene And Glory

Date:
2001
Creator:
Frank R. Freemon
Publisher/Studio:
Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press

Overview of medicine during the Civil War.

Description (physical):

Paperback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E621.F84, LCCN: 2001033188
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

A History Of Medicine In The Early Us Navy

Date:
1995
Creator:
Harold D. Langley
Publisher/Studio:
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press

Details history of medicine in the US Navy between the years 1790-1850.

Description (physical):

Paperback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
VG123.L36, LCCN: 94-031383
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

A Treatise On Anatomy, Physiology, And Hygiene

Date:
1853
Creator:
Calvin Cutter
Publisher/Studio:
Boston, MA: Benjamin B. Mussey and Company

Book of general anatomy for use in schools and in the home.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC42, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

First Book On Anatomy, Physiology, And Hygiene

Date:
1849
Creator:
Calvin Cutter
Publisher/Studio:
Boston, MA: Benjamin B. Mussey and Company

Book of basic, general anatomy designed for use in schools and the home.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC41, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Anatomy And Physiology

Date:
1847
Creator:
Calvin Cutter
Publisher/Studio:
Boston, MA: Benjamin B. Mussey and Company

A book of general anatomy with practical suggestions for improving health and lifestyle.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC40, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Cholera

Date:
1868
Creator:
Charles Richardson, et al.
Publisher/Studio:
Washington, DC: US Patent Office

Book containing several treatises on the causes, prevention, and treatment of cholera.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC38, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

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

Soap Dish; Feeding Vessel

This is one of three of the white soap dishes that survived intact.; This anthropomorphic shaped feeding dish with a spout was used to feed the sick.

Description (physical):

Ironstone. L 13.5, W 10.3, H 5.7 cm; Ironstone. Feed Dish: L 12.7, mouth diam 8.3, H 4.1 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0023
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park

Pill Tile

This graduated pill tile was used to measure and prepare ointments and pills for the U.S.S. Cairo crew.

Description (physical):

Porcelain, L 17.9, W 17.9, TH 1.1 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0024
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park