Boston Medical Library Holmes Collection
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894
Books, pamphlets, and other items by and about Oliver Wendell Holmes
Boston Medical Library
Photograph of the Oliver Wendell Holmes memorial and sundial on the Charles River Esplanade
In a letter to W. T. G. Morton, November 21, 1846, Holmes proposes the terms "anesthesia" and "anesthetic" to be used.
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