Events

Medicine, marvels and mesmerists

Medicine, marvels and mesmerists

29 July 2014, 18.00

From book wheels to flying machines, Georgian Quacks to Victorian medicine shows, this talk will guide your way through some of the dreamers, opportunists and charlatans whose magical medicines and outlandish schemes are contained within the collections of the Wellcome Library.

Mind Maps: Stories from Psychology

Exhibition

10 December 2013 - 12 August 2014, 10.00 - 18.00

Exhibition: The Hospital in the Oatfield - The Art of Nursing in the First World War

13 March - 26 October 2014

Blog

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'Beds not Bombs': the archive of the Medical Campaign against Nuclear Weapons

27 June 2014

As East and West squared off at the height of the Cold War, the threat of a nuclear attack was all...

Defenders of Destitute Doctors

25 July 2014

Lazaretto: an Adventure in Music and Film

23 July 2014

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