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A guide to the many disciplines supported by the Artstor Digital Library.

History of Medicine and Natural Science in Artstor

This page highlights Artstor content related to contemporary and historical aspects of the practice of medicine, public health, and related fields. It also includes images documenting and illuminating human beliefs about life, death, disease, and healing, as well as examples of the scientific study of natural objects and organisms throughout the ages.

Image credit: Unknown. Formerly attributed to Mathew B. Brady. Armory Square Hospital, Washington. 1863-65. Image courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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