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Medicine: Resources available in the Special Collections Research Center

This guide provides an overview of material in the Special Collections Research Center in the Earl Gregg Swem Library related to medicine.

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Useful Subject Headings

  • Medicine, Military--India.
  • Medicine, Naval--United States--History--19th century.
  • Red Cross--United States--American Red Cross.
  • Robertson Hospital (Richmond, Va.)
  • Seminary Hospital (Williamsburg, Va.)
  • Sixty-Seventh Field Hospital
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Hospitals
  • United States--History--Revolutionary War--Hospitals.
  • United States. Army--Surgeons.
  • United States. Navy--Hospital corpsmen
  • United States. Navy--Medical care
  • World War, 1914-1918--Medical and sanitary affairs.
  • World War, 1914-1918--Medical care--France
  • World War, 1939-1945--Medical and sanitary affairs.

Revolutionary War

Navy (mid 19th century)

Civil War

Spanish-American War

World War I

World War II