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LL/6952
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Louisa Walters, photographed in 1868, twenty-eight years after being operated on at age twelve to remove her leg at the hip. 
n.d. 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(Army Medical Museum Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, or simply Surgical Photographs 287). 
  

  
LL/36762
ThumbnailGeorge Edward Shuttleworth 
George Edward Shuttleworth holding a male child, showing signs of Down's syndrome, upon his lap 
1895 
Albumen print (?) 
9.7 x 7.6 cm (sheet) 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (V0030003, Library reference no.: ICV No 30486) 
  

  
LL/36774
ThumbnailWilhelm Scharmann (Berlin) 
Two dwarfs from Burma, standing next to a bottle 
n.d. 
Carte de visite 
6.5 x 4.6 cm 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (V0007436, Library reference no.: ICV No 7656) 
  

  
LL/6953
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Thirty-seven-year-old Boston woman's pre-operative tumors of her breasts 
n.d. 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
Formerly: Army Medical Museum, CP 2027 
  

  
LL/44692
ThumbnailJames Wallace Black 
Enchondroma of the scapula 
1863 
Albumen print 
29.5 x 23.1 cm (11 5/8 x 9 1/8 in.) 
Princeton University Art Museum 
Museum purchase, anonymous gift, Object Number: 2008-62 
  

  
LL/35659
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Doctor and suspended patient 
1877 
Woodburytype 
11.6 x 8.3 cm 
George Eastman House 
Record Id: 1999:0112:0010 
  

  
LL/35660
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Doctor and suspended patient 
1877 
Woodburytype 
11.6 x 8.6 cm 
George Eastman House 
Record Id: 1999:0112:0017 
  

  
LL/20620
ThumbnailUnknown (American) 
Study of a woman with spinal Injury in Traction 
1900 
Cabinet card 
Ordinary Light 

  
LL/10643
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Photogram of a male torso (France) 
1910 
Cyanotype 
90.8 x 35.2 cm 
AnamorFose 
10 
  
LL/6964
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Man with Smallpox. 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine, Washington (Reeve 48135) 
  
11 
  
LL/5512
ThumbnailWerner Bischof 
Town of Hiroshima. A victim of the Hiroshima atomic explosion, Japan 
1951 
Gelatin silver print 
Silverstein Photography 
12 
  
LL/18076
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Alopecia 
1940 
Photo postcard, Gelatin 
Ordinary Light 
13 
  
LL/6969
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Full-thickness flaps being closed over metal plate in casualty with huge skull defect 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine (NCP 1690). 
  
14 
  
LL/20632
ThumbnailUnknown (American) 
Photobooth portrait 
1940 
Gelatin silver print, photobooth 
Ordinary Light 
15 
  
LL/31921
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
SP310 Cranium with an Iron Arrow-Head impacted in the left Temporal Bone 
1870, 30 Sept (after) 
Albumen print 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
16 
  
LL/31923
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Syphilis of skull. Path. [pathological] series #14763. World War 1 era. 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
17 
  
LL/36763
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Trephined skull excavated at Jericho in 1958 [Tomb 88] by Dr. Kathleen Kenyon, C.B.E., Director of the British School of Archaeology in Jerusalem. 
1958 (later) 
Gelatin silver print 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (L0004561, Library reference no.: Museum No. 277/1959) 
  
18 
  
LL/20426
ThumbnailUnknown (French) 
From a series of ostopathic studies 
1916 (ca) 
Gelatin silver print 
Ordinary Light 
19 
  
LL/18077
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
After the war 
1945 
Gelatin silver print, snapshot 
Ordinary Light 
20 
  
LL/20622
ThumbnailKeystone View Company 
Woman Bearing Stigmata 
1930 
Gelatin silver print 
Ordinary Light 
21 
  
LL/6960
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Hands of former professional baseball player, Douglas Allison, showing results of baseball playing, Palmar surface 
1889, 12 February 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine, Washington (NS30) 
  
22 
  
LL/6961
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Hands of former professional baseball player, Douglas Allison, showing results of baseball playing, Dorsal surface. 
1889, 12 February 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine, Washington (NS30) 
  
23 
  
LL/31922
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Wax models of hands, used in an exhibit at the Army Medical Museum. 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
24 
  
LL/31925
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Orthopedics; feet of Chinese woman, bound, compared with tea cup and American woman's shoe. World War 1 era 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
25 
  
LL/36729
ThumbnailE.P. Minett 
The foot of a 43 year-old, 4ft. 8 in., Chinese woman, showing the effect of foot binding with the broken (high) arch, under wrapped toes and cone shape heel. 
1920s (ca) 
X-ray 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (V0031188, Iconographic Collections 644751i) 
  
26 
  
LL/6948
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Eben Smith [nineteen years old] 
1867, July 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(Army Medical Museum Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, or simply Surgical Photographs 203). 
  
27 
  
LL/6950
ThumbnailWilliam H. Bell 
Major General Henry Barnum displaying his gunshot to the abdomen and hip 
1865 Aug 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(Army Medical Museum Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, or simply Surgical Photographs 93). 
  
28 
  
LL/6951
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Photograph provided by Barnum in support of his pension claim 
n.d. 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(NCP 3787; from Pension File 78753, National Archives) 
  
29 
  
LL/6954
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Private George Lemon, ex-prisoner of war of the Confederates, survived a complete amputation of his leg at the hip after returning to the Union 
n.d. 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(Army Medical Museum Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, or simply Surgical Photographs 137B). 
  
30 
  
LL/6955
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Lemon, made for the 1876 Centennial Exposition, a leaf has been painted on the original negative over his genitals. 
n.d. 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(Army Medical Museum Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, or simply Surgical Photographs 137A). 
  
31 
  
LL/6956
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Private John Wallace has a leaf tied around his waist to hide his genitals 
n.d. 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(Army Medical Museum Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, or simply Surgical Photographs - ID not secure). 
  
32 
  
LL/6957
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Alfred Stratton, pensioned at twenty-five dollars a month and provided with artificial arms 
1869, 24 December 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(Army Medical Museum Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, or simply Surgical Photographs - 262). 
  
33 
  
LL/6958
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Injured Soldier Jacob Hertzog, and his prosthetic brace, became an impromptu model in an advertisement when Hudson contributed this annotated mounted picture to the Museum 
n.d. 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
Formerly: Army Medical Museum, CP 1545 
  
34 
  
LL/6959
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Clinical photograph of Harold Russell, taken while he was being treated at the Army's Walter Reed General Hospital. Russell would later star in the film The Best Years of Our Lives and win an Academy Award 
n.d. 
 
Location and source information requested 
(NCP 1598B). 
  
35 
  
LL/36777
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Military Hospital V.R. 76, Ris-Orangis, France: wounded soldier - 10 inch gash from sword at Verdun in 1st world war 
1916 
Gelatin silver print 
8.7 x 6.2 cm 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (V0029390, Library reference no.: ICV No 29867) 
  
36 
  
LL/6949
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Necrosis and Exfoliation and Deposits of Spongy Callus after a Gunshot Fracture of the Left Femur 
1870 (ca) 
 
Joint Pathology Center (JPC) 
(Army Medical Museum Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, or simply Surgical Photographs 244). 
  
37 
  
LL/6963
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
A set of vulcanite dentures worn by Gen. John J. (Blackjack) Pershing, commander of the American Expeditionary Forces in France during the First World War. 
n.d. 
Color print 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine, Washington (M-500 00055) 
  
38 
  
LL/6947
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Dentist and his patient 
1860s (ca) 
Tintype 
Location and source information requested 
39 
  
LL/35968
ThumbnailFrank Wendt 
Francesco Lentini 
n.d. 
Carte de visite (?) 
Private collection of Laddy Kite 
40 
  
LL/6970
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Conjoined twins 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
  
41 
  
LL/33863
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Conjoined twins in nappies 
n.d. 
Gelatin silver print 
Private collection 
42 
  
LL/33864
ThumbnailObermuller & Sons (888 Bowery, N.Y.) 
Conjoined twins in Christmas attire 
n.d. 
Gelatin silver print 
Private collection 
43 
  
LL/32643
ThumbnailT.A. Beach (Delaware, OH) 
The conjoined twins Mina and Minnie Finley 
n.d. 
Carte de visite 
J. Cosmas Vintage Photography 
44 
  
LL/35828
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Plate XVII. the Carolina Twins 
1870-1871 
Magazine page, albumen print, tipped in 
Google Books 
45 
  
LL/35974
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Chang and Eng 
n.d. 
Carte de visite 
Private collection of Laddy Kite 
46 
  
LL/31926
ThumbnailWilliam H. Bell 
Unidentified man with ptosis (drooping of an eyelid) 
n.d. 
Daguerreotype 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
This purchase for the William Bell collection was made by the Museum with the support of Frederic A. Sharf. 
  
47 
  
LL/31927
ThumbnailWilliam H. Bell 
Unidentified man with ptosis (drooping of an eyelid) 
n.d. 
Daguerreotype 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
This purchase for the William Bell collection was made by the Museum with the support of Frederic A. Sharf. 
  
48 
  
LL/42279
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Eye operation [Italian] 
n.d. 
CDV 
Collection of Michael G. Jacob 
49 
  
LL/7966
ThumbnailLinda Neville 
Portrait of a blind girl 
n.d. 
Lantern slide 
Kentucky Virtual Library 
University of Kentucky, Linda Neville (1873-1961), Charles Kerr, and Neville Family Papers, 1847-1959 (kukav:61m158:478) 
  
50 
  
LL/15969
ThumbnailDr. A. de Montmeja 
Illustration from "Traité des Opérations qui se pratiquent sur l'oeil" by Edouard Meyer and Dr. A. de Montmeja (Paris: Lauwereyns) 
1871 
Book illustration 
Swann Galleries - New York 
Courtesy of Swann Galleries (Auction, Dec 7, 2006, #2097, Lot 205) 
  
51 
  
LL/40526
ThumbnailUnknown artist (American School) 
[Blind Man Wearing Dark Glasses] 
1850
Daguerreotype 
10.8 x 8.3 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/4 ins) 
Metropolitan Museum of Art 
Purchase, W. Bruce and Delaney H. Lundberg Gift and Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Howard Gilman Foundation Gift, 2008, Accession Number: 2008.15 
  
52 
  
LL/40557
ThumbnailUnknown Artist (American School) 
[Blind Man and His Reader] 
1850 (ca) 
Daguerreotype 
9.1 x 6.6 cm (3 9/16 x 2 5/8 ins) (mount) 12 x 9.4 cm (4 3/4 x 3 11/16 ins) (case) 
Metropolitan Museum of Art 
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.271 
  
53 
  
LL/36784
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
A plague house in Kaladevi Road, Bombay 
1896 
Albumen print 
19.7 x 25.9 cm 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (V0029850, Library reference no.: ICV No 30332) 
  
54 
  
LL/36793
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
A celebratory dance for discharged patients, during the bubonic plague outbreak in Karachi, India 
1897 
Albumen print (?) 
21.1 x 28.4 cm 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (V0029283, Library reference no.: ICV No 29759) 
  
55 
  
LL/36791
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Famine in India: five emaciated children; a girl sitting and four boys lying on a mat. 
1876-1878 
Print 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (V0029718, Library reference no.: ICV No 30199) 
  
56 
  
LL/36792
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Famine in India: a group of emaciated young men wearing loin cloths and a woman wearing a sari 
1876-1878 
Print 
15.1 x 20.6 cm 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (V0029717, Library reference no.: ICV No 30198) 
  
57 
  
LL/31929
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Thromboangiitis obliterans 
n.d. 
X-ray 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
58 
  
LL/31930
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Mutilation - self castigation. Graphophone needles 
n.d. 
X-ray 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
59 
  
LL/31928
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Four x-ray views of footbinding 
1948 (ca) 
X-ray 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
60 
  
LL/33935
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Untitled [x-ray of a hand] 
1900 (ca) 
Silver bromide print, x-ray 
Ordinary Light 
61 
  
LL/36776
ThumbnailH.J Hickman 
World War One, France: a radiographer wearing protective clothing and headpiece 
1918 (ca) 
Gelatin silver print 
13.8 x 8.6 cm 
Wellcome Images, Wellcome Library 
Wellcome Library, London (L0050611) 
  
62 
  
LL/32591
ThumbnailUnidentified 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, 1/6th plate 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus 
63 
  
LL/32580
ThumbnailA. Hardy & A de Montméja 
Clinique Photographique de l'hopital Saint-Louis 
1868 
Book plate 
Bassenge Photography Auctions 
Auction (17 June 2009, Sale 93, Lot 4645) 
  
64 
  
LL/32574
ThumbnailA. Hardy & A de Montméja 
Clinique Photographique de l'hopital Saint-Louis 
1868 
Book plate 
Bassenge Photography Auctions 
Auction (17 June 2009, Sale 93, Lot 4645) 
  
65 
  
LL/32575
ThumbnailA. Hardy & A de Montméja 
Clinique Photographique de l'hopital Saint-Louis 
1868 
Book plate 
Bassenge Photography Auctions 
Auction (17 June 2009, Sale 93, Lot 4645) 
  
66 
  
LL/32576
ThumbnailA. Hardy & A de Montméja 
Clinique Photographique de l'hopital Saint-Louis 
1868 
Book plate 
Bassenge Photography Auctions 
Auction (17 June 2009, Sale 93, Lot 4645) 
  
67 
  
LL/32577
ThumbnailA. Hardy & A de Montméja 
Clinique Photographique de l'hopital Saint-Louis 
1868 
Book plate 
Bassenge Photography Auctions 
Auction (17 June 2009, Sale 93, Lot 4645) 
  
68 
  
LL/32578
ThumbnailA. Hardy & A de Montméja 
Clinique Photographique de l'hopital Saint-Louis 
1868 
Book plate 
Bassenge Photography Auctions 
Auction (17 June 2009, Sale 93, Lot 4645) 
  
69 
  
LL/32579
ThumbnailA. Hardy & A de Montméja 
Clinique Photographique de l'hopital Saint-Louis 
1868 
Book plate 
Bassenge Photography Auctions 
Auction (17 June 2009, Sale 93, Lot 4645) 
  
70 
  
LL/35831
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Bibliographic entry for "the Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, 1861-65" (Washington, 1870-1888) 
n.d. 
Bibliographic entry 
Google Books 
71 
  
LL/35832
ThumbnailWilliam Rhoads (Philadelphia) 
Operations for Contracted Cicatrices 
1888 (before) 
Book illustrations 
Google Books 
72 
  
LL/36518
ThumbnailMr Alexander 
La lecon d'anatomie 
n.d. 
Heliogravure 
Private collection of Manuel Magalhaes 
73 
  
LL/6971
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
The new M2A Capsule, a pill endoscope, created by Given Imaging Ltd 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
  
74 
  
LL/6973
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Egg surrounded by sperm 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
  
75 
  
LL/6972
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
A scoliotic spine 
n.d. 
 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
National Museum of Health and Medicine 
  
76 
  
LL/44747
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
A cross-section of a human brain 
1880s (late) 
Platinum print 
7 1/8 x 5 3/8 ins 
Cornell University Library 
Burt Green Wilder Collection 
  
 
  
 
  
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