Reproduction of a Chisolm Inhaler, developed by Dr. Julian Chisholm to administer anesthesia.

Reproduction of a Chisolm Inhaler, developed by Dr. Julian Chisholm to administer anesthesia.

Amputation kit of Dr. Gustavus T. Wieland, assistant surgeon with the 41st Missouri Infantry Volunteers | collections.mohistory.org

Amputation kit of Dr. Gustavus T. Wieland, assistant surgeon with the 41st Missouri Infantry Volunteers | collections.mohistory.org

Mid 19th century English post mortem set with crosshatched ebony handle. The knife is engraved  J Gray & Son Sheffield

Mid 19th century English post mortem set with crosshatched ebony handle. The knife is engraved J Gray & Son Sheffield

Post-1803(?) Antique Napoleon Era Military Officer's Field 'Necessaire' - I'm not 100% sure on the date, since the page where the picture originated from isn't up anymore. But that's my best guess after asking another pinner who knows the era better than me. :)

Post-1803(?) Antique Napoleon Era Military Officer's Field 'Necessaire' - I'm not 100% sure on the date, since the page where the picture originated from isn't up anymore. But that's my best guess after asking another pinner who knows the era better than me. :)

Seven Days Battle: Union field hospital in Savage's Station, VA. It was after this battle that Taps was played for the first time, making this summer (2012) the 150th anniversary of this tune. Click the image to read the story of its origin, and the lyrics.

Seven Days Battle: Union field hospital in Savage's Station, VA. It was after this battle that Taps was played for the first time, making this summer (2012) the 150th anniversary of this tune. Click the image to read the story of its origin, and the lyrics.

Bow type bone saw by Charierre.

Bow type bone saw by Charierre.

Brass spiral tourniquet

Brass spiral tourniquet

Civil War Surgeon's Leg Splint. Good chance one of the men represented in the Saint Charles Quilting Circle may have worn one.

Civil War Surgeon's Leg Splint. Good chance one of the men represented in the Saint Charles Quilting Circle may have worn one.

Pinterest
Search