Battle-scarred: Death and Disability Since the Civil War

Subject

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Medical care
Medicine, Military--United States-- History--19th century
War--Medical aspects--History
People with disabilities--United States--History
Videorecordings
Lectures

Description

Event recording for the Center for the History of Medicine's 13 December 2012 program in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, "Battle-scarred: Death and Disability Since the Civil War," with speakers Drew Gilpin Faust, Lincoln Professor of History President, Harvard University (Civil War and the End of Life and Jeffrey Reznick, Chief, History of Medicine Division National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health ("Disability and the Cultural History of Modern War"). The event was moderated by Scott H. Podolsky, Director, Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Abstract

Event recording for the Center for the History of Medicine's 13 December 2012 event, "Battle-scarred: Death and Disability Since the Civil War," held at the Carl Walter Amphitheater, Tosteson Medical Education Center (TMEC), Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, from 4:30-6:00pm

Creator

Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) (sponsor)

Date Created

2012 December 13

Contributor

Faust, Drew Gilpin (speaker)
Reznick, Jeffrey S. (Jeffrey Stephen) (speaker)
Podolsky, Scott H. (moderator)
Harvard Medical School. Media Services (videographer)
Carl Walter Amphitheater, Tosteson Medical Education Center, Harvard Medical School (Boston, Massachusetts) (event place)
Department of Global Health and Social Medicine's McGovern Fund for the History of Medicine, Harvard Medical School (sponsor)
Ackerman Program on Medicine and Culture (sponsor)
Harvard Medical School Office for Diversity and Community Affairs (sponsor)

Rights

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Format

video

Extent

1 videorecording (1.67 GB)

Medium

Digital Video Disk (DVD)

Language

English

Type

moving image

Identifier

https://vimeo.com/57939015
battle-scarred2012final2.mov [original digital recording not yet accessioned]

Original Format

Digital video recording

Duration

01:33:05

Citation

Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) (sponsor), “Battle-scarred: Death and Disability Since the Civil War,” Center for the History of Medicine: OnView, accessed October 23, 2017, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6147.

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