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Medical photography

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Robert Bogdan international collection on disability, healthcare, and body modification

Call Number: Ms Coll 84
Abstract: The collection consists of five binders of materials related to people with disabilities, healthcare practices, and body modification collected by Robert Bogdan, a professor and author whose work focuses on disability studies. Materials include photographic postcards, picture postcards, photographs, pamphlets, and ephemera primarily documenting peoples in Africa, Asia, and Europe. The collection also includes materials documenting peoples in South America, the Caribbean, Pacific islands,...
Dates: circa 1890-1969

Stanley B. Burns, M.D., historic medical photography collection

Call Number: Ms Coll 76
Abstract: The collection includes photographic plates and prints collected by Stanley B. Burns, M.D., that document medical practice and medical practitioners circa 1840 through the 1970s. The collection includes items created using multiple photographic techniques and supports including daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, lantern slides, photographic negatives, cartes de visite, cabinet photographs (cabinet cards), stereoscopic photographs, panoramic photographs, picture postcards, gelatin silver...
Dates: Circa 1840-1979

Life magazines featuring in utero photography by Lennart Nilsson, autographed

 Collection — Box 1
Call Number: Ms Coll 101
Content Description: The collection includes three complete issues of Life magazine with covers and stories featuring in utero photography by Lennart Nilsson (1922-2017). Nilsson was a Swedish photojournalist known for his pioneering work capturing images of human embryos in utero and extreme macro photography. All three magazines in the collection have Nilsson's autograph on the front covers. Issues include April 30, 1965, August 1990, and November 1996. The collection also includes a...
Dates: 1965-1996