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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

  • African Americans--Hospitals--Virginia--History--20th century.
  • Bell Hospital (Williamsburg, Va.)
  • Bay State (Hospital ship)
  • Crippled Children's Hospital (Richmond, Va.)
  • Eastern State Hospital (Va.)
  • Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History--19th century.
  • Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History.
  • Hospitals.
  • Psychiatric hospitals--Virginia.
  • Public hospitals--Medical staff
  • Public hospitals--United States--History.
  • Public hospitals--Virginia--History.
  • 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. Navy--Hospital corpsmen
  • Whittacker Memorial Hospital (Newport News, Va.)
  • Williamsburg (Va.)--Hospital.

67th Field Hospital

Bell Hospital

Carver Hospital / Island Hospital

Crippled Children's Hospital

Eastern State Hospital

note: The Galt family of Williamsburg, Va. operated the Eastern State Hospital.

Maine General Hospital

Old Naval Hospital / Bay State Hospital Ship

Robertson Hospital

Seminary Hospital

Sloan-Kettering Memorial Medical Center

Union Memorial Hospital / Duke Hospital

Western State Hospital

Whittacker Memorial Hospital