Newspaper announcement of the first operation under ether anesthesia.

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Subject

Massachusetts General Hospital.
Anesthesia.
Abbott, Gilbert, 1825-1855.
Ether.

Description

First announcement of the surgical operation using ether anesthesia at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Creator

Tenney, Albert?

Publisher

Boston, Mass. : Dutton & Wentworth

Date Created

1846-10-17

Format

text

Extent

1 photostatic page.

Language

English.

Type

text

Identifier

0004953

Bibliographic Citation

Boston Evening Transcript, 1846, v. 17, issue 4979, p. [2].

Provenance

Gift of Henry K. Beecher, M.D., to the Library of Harvard Medical School.

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Citation

Tenney, Albert?, “Newspaper announcement of the first operation under ether anesthesia.,” Center for the History of Medicine: OnView, accessed May 27, 2018, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/18181.

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