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FILE — Box: 6, Folder: 7 Identifier: H MS c16

Waterhouse, Benjamin, 1754-1846, Lecture: On consumption, A.MS.; folder 2, 1823 September, 1823 September Digital

Scope and Contents

Part two in a six-part lecture series delivered by Waterhouse on tuberculosis and the effects of cold on the mucous membrane, including discussion of catarrh, tubercles, the research of Matthew Baillie, Gaspard Laurent Bayle, and René Laennec, and hæmoptysis, or spitting of blood.


  • 1823 September

Language of Materials

Collection is in English, French, and Latin.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access requires advance notice. Contact Public Services for further information.


02.25 cubic feet (6 flat storage boxes)


Repository Details

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