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

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

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

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

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

Recollections Of A Rebel Surgeon

Date:
1901
Creator:
F.E. Daniel
Publisher/Studio:
Chicago, IL: Clinic Publishing

Autobiography follows the experience of Surgeon F.E. Danial, CSA through the Civil War.

Description (physical):

Haredback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
MC08, 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

Surgeons In The Field

Date:
1970
Creator:
John Laffin
Publisher/Studio:
Letchworth, Hertfordshire, England: J.M. Dent & Sons Limited

Traces the history of military and naval surgeons from the Napoleonic Wars through World War II. Primarily from a British point of view.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
RC971.L35, LCCN: 74479925
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

Yankee Surgeon

Date:
1988
Creator:
Seebert J. Goldowsky
Publisher/Studio:
Canton, MA: Boston Medical Library

Biography detailing the life of US Navy Surgeon Usher Parsons. Focuses on both naval career druing War of 1812, as well as later life in private practice.

Description (physical):

Hardback, with Cover

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
RD27.35.P38G65, LCCN: 88215105
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum