American Civil War Medicine & Surgical Antiques

Surgical Set collection from 1860 to 1865 - Civilian and Military

Civil War:  Medicine, Surgeon Education & Medical Textbooks

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Starling Medical College Columbus was established in 1847, the original faculty consisting of professors John Butterfield of practice, Richard L. Howard of surgery, Samuel M. Smith of materia medica, Henry H. Childs of obstetrics, Frederick Merrick of chemistry, Jesse P. Judkins of anatomy, and Francis Carter of physiology.

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Bowdoin Medical College:

This school, during the fifty-seven years of its existence, has graduated one thousand one hundred and seventy-four pupils, of whom seventy have been alumni of Bowdoin College. The last class numbered ninety members, and the present number of instructors is ten. The following is a list of the professors and lecturers not already mentioned:- Of Chemistry, Professors Paul A. Chadbourne, Cyrus F. Brackett, and Henry Carmichael; of Theory and Practice, Henry H. Childs, Daniel Oliver, Professor John De La Mater,

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BERKSHIRE MEDICAL COLLEGE. _ „ Faculty.

Berkshire Medical Institution was founded in 1822 and located at Pittsfield under the charter of Williams College Professors John P Batchelder MD Professor of Surgery and Physiology John D Wells MD Professor of General Anatomy and Physiology Henry H Childs MD Professor of the Theory and Practice of Physic John Delamatter MD Professor of Pharmacy Materia Medica and Obstetrics Chester Dewey AM Professor of Chemistry Botany Mineralogy and Natural Philosophy Stephen W Williams MD Professor of Medical Jurisprudence

RESIGNATION OF PROF HH CHILDS At a meeting of the Trustees of the Berkshire Medical College held last Thursday Hon Henry H Childs the President of the Institution as well as its founder and father resigned the Professorship of Obstetrics and the Diseases of Women and Children which he has held so many years Dr Childs advanced age rendered it necessary that he should seek some relief although a hale and hearty old age is bis which we trust will enable him to hold for years the Presidency of the College which he still retains In accepting the resignation the Board adopted unanimously the following resolutions

(The personal edited research notes of Michael Echols, the source of which may or may not be completely documented)

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Civil War Medical Collections 

 

Direct links to all medical & Civil War collections on this site                         

American Surgical Sets:

Pre-Civil War:  1 | 2  -   Post-Civil War:  3  -  Civil War 1861-1865:  4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8   INDEX

Medical Text-Books:

1 | 1a | 2 | 2a | 3 | 3a | 4 | 4a | 5 | 5a | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 9a | 10 | 11 | 12    INDEX

Surgeon General's Office Library printed catalogues: 1840 | 1864 | 1865
Medical Lecture Cards: 1 | 2 | 34 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21    INDEX

Medical Faculty and Authors:

INDEX

Navy Surgeon Exams:

1863 Navy Surgeon Applicant Exams with Biographies   INDEX ONE | INDEX TWO

Surgeon CDVs, Images:

Army: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8    INDEX

Navy: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8   

Hosp Dep't Bottles, Tins, 

U.S. Army Pannier:

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6

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