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LL/35179
Magnetizing in Lateral Curvatures of the Spine. Drawn and Engraved from a Daguerreotype.
1845, July
Magazine page
 
Google Books
 
LL/35179 [Further details available]

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LL/35180
Distortions of the Spine
1850
Book page
 
Google Books
 
LL/35180 [Further details available]

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LL/35254
Charles Grandemange, the French Prodigy
1854, January
Engraving
 
Google Books
 
LL/35254 [Further details available]

3 of 68
LL/35255
Abraham Bogardus
A Large Head
1868
Engraving
 
Google Books
 
LL/35255 [Further details available]

4 of 68
LL/35260
Jeremiah Gurney
This cut represents the case three months after the exsection of the head of the femur, and is engraved from a photograph taken by Gurney
1861, 29 June
Engraving
 
Google Books
 
LL/35260 [Further details available]

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LL/50009
Hugh Welch Diamond
Illustration for The Physiognomy of Insanity, by Dr. Conolly
1858
Journal illustration
 
Google Books
 
LL/50009

6 of 68
LL/50010
Hugh Welch Diamond
Illustration for The Physiognomy of Insanity, by Dr. Conolly
1858
Journal illustration
 
Google Books
 
LL/50010

7 of 68
LL/50011
Hugh Welch Diamond
Illustration "Suicidal Melancholy" for The Physiognomy of Insanity, by Dr. Conolly
1858, 16 Jan (published)
Journal illustration
 
Google Books
 
LL/50011 [Further details available]

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LL/35832
William Rhoads (Philadelphia)
Operations for Contracted Cicatrices
1888 (before)
Book illustrations
 
Google Books
 
LL/35832 [Further details available]

9 of 68
LL/32591
Unidentified photographer
Phineas Gage with the iron rod that went through his skull in 1848. He lived 11 more years after the accident.
n.d.
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/32591 [Further details available]

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LL/78385
Louis Auguste Bisson
[Profile of a Woman with Necrosis of the Nose]
1841-1848
Daguerreotype
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Funds from various donors, 2016, Accession Number: 2016.459
 
LL/78385 [Further details available]

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LL/63092
Unidentified photographer
A.P Jackson, Thomaston, Georgia, a 33-year-old mechanic from Georgia with a tumor over the right eye
1856
Daguerreotype
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Original photograph is at The Center for the History of Medicine and Public Health at the New York Academy of Medicine. Contact details for Heidi Knoblauch who took this photograph, and used it in 2014 blog posts, are requested.
 
LL/63092

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LL/77658
Anson Clark
Achondroplastic Dwarf in Tartan Dress and Smoking Cap
1840s (early)
Daguerreotype, 1/4 plate
 
Sotheby's - New York
Ebay sale, ending, 5 October 2017, Lot: 31
 
LL/77658 [Further details available]

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LL/56608
Beckers & Piard (New York)
Aztec Children
1850 (ca)
Daguerreotypes
 
Amherst College, Archives & Special Collections
 
LL/56608 [Further details available]

14 of 68
LL/52912
W.B. Francis
Bladder stones
1845 (ca)
Salted paper print
 
Norfolk Heritage Centre
 
LL/52912 [Further details available]

15 of 68
LL/85831
Hill & Adamson
Unidentified woman [Unknown woman 14]
1843-1847 (taken, later print)
Albumen print
20.60 x 15.20 cm
 
National Galleries of Scotland
Provenance unknown, Accession number: PGP HA 2799
 
LL/85831

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LL/18521
Medical lecture, Abington, Illinois
1857
Ambrotype
1/4 plate
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (49 / 23)
 
LL/18521

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LL/59049
Winslow & Slocum (New York)
Foot injury
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/59049 [Further details available]

18 of 68
LL/81962
Charles DeForest Fredricks
Malay doctor & patient
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/81962

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LL/83695
Philippos Margaritis
General Christodoulos Chatzipetrou. Athens
1855 (ca)
Carte de visite, hand-coloured
 
Benaki Museum - Photographic Archives Department
Inventory no: ΦΑ_1_578
 
LL/83695

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LL/86471
Félix Bonfils
Groupe de le´preux a` Jerusalem
n.d.
Albumen print
28 x 21.5 cm (11 x 8.5 ins)
 
Penn Libraries - University of Pennsylvania
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, CAJS Image Collection: XD BON 1354 XD120
 
LL/86471 [Further details available]

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LL/78873
Arthur de Montméja
Scrofulide Erythemateuse
1860-1868 (ca)
Albumen print, tipped-in
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-1189-44
 
LL/78873 [Further details available]

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LL/78874
Arthur de Montméja
Lichen
1860-1868 (ca)
Albumen print, tipped-in
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-1189-25
 
LL/78874 [Further details available]

23 of 68
LL/78876
Arthur de Montméja
?
[Traité des opérations qui se pratiquent sur l'oeil]
1865-1870, March (before)
Albumen print, tipped-in
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2009-201-7
 
LL/78876

24 of 68
LL/78878
Unidentified photographer
The Hand of a Patient Before and After Removal of a Tumour
1874-1884
Collotype
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-1256-44
 
LL/78878 [Further details available]

25 of 68
LL/78720
Dirk van Haren Noman
Psoriasis vulgaris nummularis et figurata
1889 (taken, or earlier) 1889 (published)
Collotype
13 x 10.4 cm
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-785-3
 
LL/78720 [Further details available]

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LL/78707
Unidentified photographer (American)
Patient suffering from the Skin Condition 'Hydroa bullosum'
1881 (taken, or earlier) 1881 (published)
Collotype, hand-coloured
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-1186-46
 
LL/78707 [Further details available]

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LL/79693
R.B. Bontecou
Judson C. Albright
1865
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Stanley B. Burns, M.D. and The Burns Archive, 1992, Accession Number: 1992.5127
 
LL/79693

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LL/66076
R.B. Bontecou
Ludwig Kohn
[Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion (1870-1888)]
1865
Photograph, mounted
19 x 14 cm (image, oval) 31 x 25 cm (mount)
 
NIH: U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Order No.: B030324
 
LL/66076 [Further details available]

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LL/66081
Unidentified photographer
Joseph B. Kendall
[Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion (1870-1888)]
n.d.
Photograph, mounted
22 x 17 cm (image) 31 x 26 cm (mount)
 
NIH: U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Order No.: B030337
 
LL/66081 [Further details available]

30 of 68
LL/71234
William H. Bell
Successful Secondary Amputation at the Left Hip-Joint
1866
Albumen silver print
7 3/8 × 6 ins (18.8 × 15.2 cm) (image) 8 7/16 × 7 1/16 ins (21.5 × 17.9 cm) (sheet) 14 x 10 7/8 ins (35.6 x 27.6 cm) (mount)
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Purchased with the SmithKline Beckman Corporation Fund, 1986, Accession Number: 1986-96-1
 
LL/71234

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LL/62920
William H. Bell [Attributed to]
Edward F. Gray. Sergt. Co. B. 38# Ohio. [Civil War victim]
1864
Carte de visite
9.4 x 5.5 cm (3 11/16 x 2 3/16 ins)
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
Object number: 84.XD.1157.801
 
LL/62920 [Further details available]

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LL/70136
Smith's (Newark, Ohio)
Neck tumor before removal
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Steve DeGenaro
 
LL/70136

33 of 68
LL/70137
Smith's (Newark, Ohio)
Neck tumor after removal
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Steve DeGenaro
 
LL/70137

34 of 68
LL/87129
E. Dorsène (Perigueux)
A man (probably E. Dorsène) writing on the back of a young boy. The boy is sitting near a table and holds a fountain pen.
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Bazar Nadar / Wouter Lambrechts
 
LL/87129 [Further details available]

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LL/62934
William H. Bell
Successful Intermediate Excision of the Head and Three Inches of the Shaft of Right Humerus for Gunshot Fracture
1861-1866
Albumen silver print
21.7 x 18.1 cm (8 9/16 x 7 1/8 in.)
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
Object number: 84.XO.1365.8
 
LL/62934

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LL/84772
Unidentified photographer
Insurance file from the War of the Pacific (1879-1883) showing both the injury and the comments of the surgeon with the costs involved
1879-1883 (ca)
Albumen print, with text
 
Museo Historico Nacional
 
LL/84772

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LL/64517
Unidentified photographer
Back view of a man with the scars of surgery
1910 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Hector Meinhof
 
LL/64517

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LL/79891
Haines (478 Broadway, Albany, N.Y.)
Extensive Fractures of a Skull --- Supposed to be by a Pistol Ball
n.d.
Stereocard, half, detail
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/79891 [Further details available]

39 of 68
LL/64063
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of a one-armed man sitting on a rock
n.d.
Tintype
 
Private collection of Nigel Maister
 
LL/64063

40 of 68
LL/56955
M.A. Hardy & M.A. de Montmeja
Herpes Circine
[Madalies Parasitaires]
1868
Albumen print, mounted, hand-coloured
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Courtesy of Swann Galleries (Auction, Dec 8-10, 2014, #2370, Lot 198)
 
LL/56955

41 of 68
LL/69689
Unidentified photographer
One of Seven Cases of Small Pox, Jefferson Township… O.,May and June, 1902. Compliments of D. H. Rowe, M.D.
1902
Cabinet card, mount
3 7/8 x 2 7/8 ins (image)
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Photographs: Cabinet Cards & some Civil War, 29 October 2016, Lot 521
 
LL/69689

42 of 68
LL/52996
Frank Wendt
Eugene Berry [afflicted with elephantiasis]
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/52996

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LL/70138
Pierre Warner
Le Dr. Nelaton declarant que l'amputation n'est pas necessaire [Dr. Nelaton with Garibaldi]
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Steve DeGenaro
 
LL/70138

44 of 68
LL/57260
Foto Brunel, Enrico Fumagalli
Page of an album for a physiotherapy class
1905
Album page
 
Fondation Herzog
 
LL/57260

45 of 68
LL/65833
Albert Hasselwander
[A posed woman]
1926
Book plate
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/65833 [Further details available]

46 of 68
LL/65832
Albert Hasselwander
[A posed skeleton]
1926
Book plate
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/65832 [Further details available]

47 of 68
LL/67385
Unidentified photographer
Anatomical study
1915 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Fawn Weir
 
LL/67385

48 of 68
LL/78877
Émile van Ermengem
Cholera
[Recherches sur le microbe du choléra asiatique]
1875-1885
Carbon prints, tipped-in
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-1314-5
 
LL/78877 [Further details available]

49 of 68
LL/57638
Unidentified photographer
Siège de Paris 1870-1871
1870-1871
Albumen print, printed mount
 
Private collection of Olivier Ruffinetto
 
LL/57638

50 of 68
LL/79065
Unidentified photographer (French)
Photograph of Five Prosthetic Legs produced by Mr Werber, published by the Société de Secours aux Blessés Militaires, Paris
1870-1871 (ca)
Albumen print, and lithography
18.2 x 24 cm
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2016-143
 
LL/79065

51 of 68
LL/64510
Unidentified photographer
They are giving a wounded one first-aid in an ambulance
1914-1918 (ca)
Stereoview, glass
 
Private collection of Wim Van de Hulst
 
LL/64510 [Further details available]

52 of 68
LL/64395
Unidentified photographer
Syr Darya oblast. City of Khodzhend. Mendicant water carrier (water-carrier [Per.])
1865-1872
Albumen print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-12223 (digital file from original photo) LC-USZ62-82720 (b&w film copy neg.), Call Number: Illus. in DK854.T87 1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 126, no. 389 (Case Z) [P&P]
 
LL/64395

53 of 68
LL/54406
Unidentified illustrator
[Medical slide]
1890s (ca)
Lantern slide
 
San Diego State University, Library, Special Collections
Homer and Betty Peabody Magic Lantern Collection
 
LL/54406

54 of 68
LL/65448
W.R. Seton
A periscope being used above an operation which is projected onto a lantern screen for a lecture in the adjoining room
n.d.
Gouache painting
 
Wellcome Collection
Wellcome Library, L0014356, Library reference no.: ICV No 17015, Creative Commons Attribution only licence CC BY 4.0
 
LL/65448

55 of 68
LL/79286
Unidentified photographer
Interior of Upper End of Adult Thigh-Bone.
1879 (ca, or later) 1889 (published)
Photomechanical print
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-1095-2
 
LL/79286 [Further details available]

56 of 68
LL/66636
Unidentified photographer
Anatomical study
1915 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Fawn Weir
 
LL/66636

57 of 68
LL/64483
Bain News Service (publisher)
Dr. Doyen separating Hindoo twins
1902
Glass negative
5 x 7 ins (or smaller)
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LC-B2- 2526-11
 
LL/64483 [Further details available]

58 of 68
LL/89861
Unidentified photographer
The legs of someone sitting down; the legs show signs of leprosy; Papua New Guinea.
19thC (late)
Gelatin silver print
 
British Museum
Museum number: Oc,A1.81
 
LL/89861

59 of 68
LL/59952
Unidentified photographer
Infantile deformities [Déformations infantiles]
1900 (ca)
Gelatin silver, glass plate
10 x 8,5 cm
 
Ader Nordmann
Courtesy of Ader Nordmann (Auction, Photographies, 19 May 2015, Lot: 123)
 
LL/59952

60 of 68
LL/59953
Unidentified photographer
Infantile deformities [Déformations infantiles]
1900 (ca)
Gelatin silver, glass plate
10 x 8,5 cm
 
Ader Nordmann
Courtesy of Ader Nordmann (Auction, Photographies, 19 May 2015, Lot: 123)
 
LL/59953

61 of 68
LL/68486
Allan Warner
Which is the Greater Danger to the Community? [Smallpox]
n.d.
Photograph
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
The Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
 
LL/68486 [Further details available]

62 of 68
LL/57478
Karl Wessely (German)
No. 27. Polykoria.
[Eye conditions and injuries]
1931
Stereophoto, colour
 
Private collection of Jacek Dehnel
 
LL/57478 [Further details available]

63 of 68
LL/55955
Robert Frank
Valencia, Spain
1950
Gelatin silver print
35 x 23,2 cm (39,5 x 29,8 cm) (13 ¾ x 9 ? in. (15 ½ x 11 ¾ in.))
 
Villa Grisebach Auktionen GmbH - Berlin
Auction 230, 26 November 2014, Photographs, Lot: 2055
 
LL/55955

64 of 68
LL/81203
Manuel Álvarez Bravo
La Operacion Hospital, Juarez, Mexico
1935
Gelatin silver print
9 5/16 × 7 1/8 ins (23.65 × 18.11 cm) (image)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of the Collection of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser, Object number: 2016.74.12
 
LL/81203

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LL/73521
Rosalind E. Franklin & R.G. Gosling
Sodium deoxyribose nucleate from calf thymus, Structure B, Photo 51
1952, 2 May
X-ray
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/73521 [Further details available]

66 of 68
LL/42341
Kieran Maher
3D VR of a CT scan: orthogonal cropping frame
2006, 30 October
OsiriX
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/42341

67 of 68
LL/36807
Freya Mowat
Blood vessels emerging from the optic disc
2005
Confocal micrograph
 
Wellcome Collection
Freya Mowat, Wellcome Images (B0006228)
 
LL/36807 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Scientific
American Civil War (1861-1865) - R.B. Bontecou: Surgical injuries and their treatment during the American Civil War
American Civil War (1861-1865) - The Photographic History of the Civil War
American Civil War (1861-1865) - William H. Bell: Medical injuries during the American Civil War
Anthropology and ethnology - Anthropology
Anthropology and ethnology - Daguerreotypes: Ethnic
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Scientific
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Carte de visite - Introduction to carte de visites
Carte de visite - Painted carte de visites
Celebrities - Giuseppe Garibaldi
Chairs and sofas - Props, accessories and novelties: Chairs
Characters and occupational types - Water carriers
Chile - Introduction to photography in Chile
Circus performers and workers - Frank Wendt: Sideshow performers, living museums and circus acts
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Ethnic
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Portraits
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Scientific
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Daguerreotypes: Ethnic
Eyes - Karl Wessely: Eye conditions and injuries (1931)
Eyes - Parts of the body: Eyes
Feet - Parts of the body: Feet
First World War (1914-1918) - Introduction to the First World War (1914-1918)
Gelatin silver prints - Gelatin silver prints: Science
Greece - Greeks
Hand-painted photographs - Painted carte de visites
Hands - Parts of the body: Hands
Health - Introduction to health
Italian Risorgimento (1849-1871) - Giuseppe Garibaldi
Italy - Giuseppe Garibaldi
Lantern slides - Magic lantern slides
Legs - Parts of the body: Legs
Lines and shapes - Grids
Magic lanterns - Magic lantern shows and showmen
Magic lanterns - Magic lantern slides
Malaysia - Introduction to photography in Malaysia
Medical - A. Hardy and A. de Montméja: Clinique Photographique de l'hopital Saint-Louis
Medical - Conjoined twins
Medical - Contemporary medical imaging
Medical - Early medical operations and surgery
Medical - Introduction to medical photography
Medical - Karl Wessely: Eye conditions and injuries (1931)
Medical - Photographic Illustrations of Skin Diseases (1881)
Medical - R.B. Bontecou: Surgical injuries and their treatment during the American Civil War
Medical - Sideshow performers, living museums and circus acts
Medical - William H. Bell: Medical injuries during the American Civil War
Mental health and psychiatry - Introduction to mental health and psychiatry
Mental health and psychiatry - The Physiognomy of Insanity, by Dr. Conolly. Photographs taken from Life. By Dr. Diamond (1858)
Military - Giuseppe Garibaldi
Non-canonical photography - Non-canonical examples
Occupational - Water carriers
Occupations and roles - Water carriers
Painting on photographs - Painted carte de visites
Papua New Guinea - Introduction to Papua New Guinea
Paris - Paris Commune (1871): Introduction
Paris Commune (1871) - Paris Commune (1871): Introduction
Peoples of the world - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Peoples of the world - Daguerreotypes: Ethnic
Photographing celebrities - Giuseppe Garibaldi
Politicians - Giuseppe Garibaldi
Portrait - Giuseppe Garibaldi
Portrait - Introduction to the portrait
Portrait - Tintypes: Portraits
Prehistory of photography - Magic lantern shows and showmen
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Chairs
Publications, books, manuals, journals and magazines - Introduction to tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs
Scientific - Albumen prints: Scientific
Scientific - Anthropology
Scientific - Contemporary scientific imagery
Scientific - Daguerreotypes: Scientific
Scientific - Gelatin silver prints: Science
Scientific - Introduction to scientific photography
Scientific - Stereoviews: Scientific
Skeletons - Parts of the body: Skeletons
Skeletons - Parts of the body: Skulls
Skulls - Parts of the body: Skulls
Social outsiders - Introduction to the portraiture of social outsiders
Social outsiders - Sideshow performers, living museums and circus acts
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Karl Wessely: Eye conditions and injuries (1931)
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Scientific
Text and calligraphy - Text and calligraphy: Examples
Tintypes - Tintypes: Portraits
Tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs - Introduction to tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs
Twins - Conjoined twins
X-rays - Introduction to X-rays


 
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