Clinique Medicale, Volume 1

Date:
1839
Creator:
G. Andral
Publisher/Studio:
Paris, France: Crochard

The first in a five-part series by Andral discussing clinical medicine as observed at the Charity Hospital of Paris.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC14, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Clinique Medicale, Vol. 2

Date:
1836
Creator:
G. Andral
Publisher/Studio:
Paris, France: Crochard

The second in a five-part series by Andral discussing clinical medicine as observed at the Charity Hospital of Paris.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC15, 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

Handbook Of Vaccination

Date:
1868
Creator:
Edward C. Seaton
Publisher/Studio:
London: McMillian & Sons

Traces the procedures for vaccinating against cow and small pox, re-vaccinating, as well as discusses relevant laws and regulations.

Description (physical):

Hardcover

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC05, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Medical America In The Nineteenth Century

Date:
1972
Creator:
Gert H. Brieger
Publisher/Studio:
Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press

Compilation of essays and writings from 19th-century doctors discussing the state of medicine in the United States. Several areas are addressed including education, literature, professionalism, practice, surgery, psychiatry, hospitals, and hygiene.

Description (physical):

Hardback, with Cover

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
R151.B75, LCCN: 76-165053
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Surgical Tool Kit

Date:
c. 1861

Dr. Joseph A. Wolf, 29th Pennsylvannia Infantry used the medical tools in this kit.

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0015
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Medicine Container

Prepared at the U.S.A. Medical Purveying Depot, Astoria, L.I. Pills in this container of Pilulae Quiniae sulphatis each contained three grains sulphate of quinine.

Description (physical):

Tin. H 9.2, W 3.8, L 3.8 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0016
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Petersburg, Virginia Surgeons Of The 3rd Division In Front Of The Hospital Tent

Date:
August 1864
Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0066
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Surgeon's Station

Date:
1861-1865
Creator:
Sketch

Photograph of sketch showing a surgeon operating in the cockpit. Surgeon is amputating a foot while other wounded wait on the deck.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.46
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Setting A Dislocated Shoulder

Date:
1862-1865
Creator:
Sketch

Photograph of sketch depicting a surgeon setting a dislocated shoulder on deck during a gale. Surgeon is sitting opposite patient attempting to pop it back into place.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.47
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum