William Osler at work in the Blockley Mortuary, Philadelphia General Hospital

Title:
William Osler at work in the Blockley Mortuary, Philadelphia General Hospital
Description:
William Osler examining human organs at the Blockley Mortuary in Philadelphia. Osler was a pathologist at Blockley Hospital (also known as Philadelphia General Hopsital) from 1885 to 1889. He was also Chair of Clinical Medicine at the University of Philadelphia from 1884 to 1889. The back of the photograph contains an example of Osler's handwriting (with the phrase, "Finishing his work!").. [Description courtesy of McGill University.]
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
[1886 or 1889]
Creator:
Hamill, Samuel McClintock (Samuel McClintock Hamill)
Source:
Original Repository. Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University. William Osler Photo Collection. 12787. URL. http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/osler/. Free Text. Image Number CUS_044-001_P
Original Repository:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University. William Osler Photo Collection
Right Type:
Public Domain
Subject:
Autopsy
Profiles in Science ID:
GFBBBW
NLM ID:
101743406X17
Genre:
Photographic prints
Format:
Still Image