Photographs of Early Ether Anesthesia 0perations at Massachusetts General Hospital

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Subject

Ether.
Anesthesia.
Massachusetts General Hospital.
Hawes, Josiah Johnson, 1808-1901.
Southworth, Albert Sands, 1811-1894.
Daguerrotypes.

Description

Reproductions of daguerreotypes of early operations employing ether anesthesia at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Creator

Hawes, Josiah Johnson, 1808-1901.
Southworth, Albert Sands, 1811-1894.

Date Created

1847, circa.

Format

image

Extent

4 digital files.

Type

still image

Identifier

0004726-0004729

Bibliographic Citation

Haridas, Rp., "Photographs of Early Ether Anesthesia in Boston: The Daguerreotypes of Albert Southworth and Josiah Hawes," Anesthesiology, 2010 Jul, Vol.113(1), pp.13-26.

Provenance

Original daguerreotypes held by the Massachusetts General Hospital Archives and Special Collections.
Reproduction of lost daguerreotype bequeathed to the Harvard Medical School Library by Henry K. Beecher, M.D., 1976.

Files

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Collection

Citation

Hawes, Josiah Johnson, 1808-1901. and Southworth, Albert Sands, 1811-1894., “Photographs of Early Ether Anesthesia 0perations at Massachusetts General Hospital,” Center for the History of Medicine: OnView, accessed June 24, 2018, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/18185.

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