Scissors and Saws: Understanding 19th Century Surgery
2014 Spring Friends of the Library Lecture
Monday, March 17 at 4:00PM
Room 18, Ground Floor of Musselman Library
Ian Isherwood, Assistant Director of the Civil War Institute and Natalie Sherif, ’14
This lecture corresponds with the opening of a new exhibit in Special Collections, Instruments of Healing that explores the history of medicine from the Civil War through World War I. The exhibit, curated by Sherif, features materials from the library collection, as well as items on loan from Isherwood, Angelo Scarlato, and the National Museum of Civil War Medicine.
Light refreshments available.