TITLE

HUMANITIES: ESSAY. The Victorian Medical Show

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/7/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 12, pE601
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the collection of medical memorabilia and Victorian antiquities by retired registered nurse Nancy MacLeod. It mentions the time that she started collecting, in which a feeder cup was her first piece in the late 1970s. She acquired artifacts from Civil War reenactments in 1994 and transitioned to road shows in 1998. MacLeod's interest in nursing, medicine, and history has inspired her to collect antiquities.
ACCESSION #
54111159

 

Related Articles

  • WANTED. Moga, Paul // Journal of Civil War Medicine;Jul-Sep2014, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p130 

    The article presents a request for historical medical equipment for historical re-enactment.

  • GONZO COLLAGE. Rayns, Tony // Sight & Sound;Aug2015, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p56 

    This article talks about a rather new and unique profession known as media archaeologist where in Craig Baldwin uses images or photography from every conceivable source to make his own little film and then demonstrate it in a collage essay or narratives that in turn reveal the hidden benefits of...

  • SECOND EMPIRE: SPOTS OF TIME. Hipkins, Gavin // Scope: Contemporary Research Topics (Art & Design);2008, Vol. 3, p88 

    An essay is presented on the author's Second Empire series, which is an archive of landscape illustrations and images. It offers an overview of how the artist conceptualized the backdrops, manipulated the pictorial spaces and gathered images for his works through photography and digital...

  • Avant-Garde Re-Enactment: World Mirror Cinema, Decasia, and The Heart of the World. PIERSON, MICHELE // Cinema Journal;Fall2009, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p1 

    This essay looks at how a number of avant-garde films that work with cinematic images of the past involve spectators in the imaginative creation of historical worlds. These films are re-enactments, not in the sense of offering re-creations of specific historical events, but in the sense of...

  • Hazard a Guess?  // Farm & Dairy;8/14/2014, Vol. 100 Issue 47, pB16 

    A quiz concerning an antique item from Betty Peoples of Carrollton, Ohio is presented.

  • Local Residents are ready to cash in! Butler, Christina // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);8/25/2010, Vol. 107 Issue 21, p6A 

    The article reports that the corporate office of Ohio Valley Gold and Silver Refinery has received several phone calls from local residents in Texas, who inquire about the items that they will purchase on an antique buying event.

  • Essay contest for children.  // Exceptional Parent;Jun95, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p120 

    Announces that the National Association for Medical Equipment Services (NAMES) in the United States is conducting an essay competition entitled `There's No Place Like Home.' Objectives of the competition; Prize money to be won; Contact point.

  • Revaluing Minimalism: Patronage, Aura, and Place. Chave, Anna C. // Art Bulletin;Sep2008, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p466 

    An essay is presented on the art movement Minimalism. It discusses the role of patronage in the movement and the origin of the Dia Art Foundation (Dia). Information about the intent of Dia to help fund art projects is provided and artists mentioned in the essay include Ad Reinhardt and Frank...

  • THE ART OF WORLD. Rosenberg, Harold // New Yorker;6/6/1970, Vol. 46 Issue 16, p52 

    The article discusses the so-called death of art in France and forecasts what will replace it. French critic Michel Ragon presents a view to discredit the anti-art artist, who in demonstrating the death of art has continued to present himself as its heir. His remarks are taken from a collection...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics