A selection of sixteen illustrations from the 1849 edition of Bilder-Atlas zum Conversations-Lexicon by Johann Georg Heck. Two of the illustrations show mid-19th century surgical procedures and instruments. The remaining illustrations are human...
Human anatomy -- Pictorial works; Human anatomy -- History -- 19th century; Surgery -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works; Medical illustration
Patients lying in hospital beds, most likely in Brigham City, Utah during the influenza epidemic of 1918-1919. Black and white image made from glass plate negative and mounted on photoboard labeled "Compton No. 820, Feb. 1919, Compton Archives."
Influenza -- Patients; Hospital beds -- Pictorial works