Clendening History of Medicine Library

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Clendening History of Medicine Library


The Clendening History of Medicine Library and Museum is the rare books and manuscripts library of the University of Kansas Medical Center. We actively collect rare books as well as current works in the history of medicine, nursing, and the allied professions.

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  • Unknown Artist (2015-08-14)
    U.S. 32-cent stamp commemorating the opening of the Panama Canal.
  • Unknown Photographer (2015-08-07)
    The S.S. Ancon passes near the Culebra Cut at the official opening of the Panama Canal on August 15, 1914.
  • Van Ingen, William B. (2015-08-04)
    Construction of a sidewall at Miraflores Locks. The huge culverts are large enough to drive a train through.
  • Markham, Sir Clements Robert (2015-08-04)
    Panama City as seen from the bay, watercolor by Sir Clements Robert Markham, 1853.
  • Keppler, Joseph Jr. (2015-08-04)
    "Waiting," a 1904 cartoon by Joseph Keppler, Jr., shows the Specter of Death sitting with a scythe on its lap, on the construction site of the Panama Canal.
  • Blaeu, Joan (Labore & sumptibus Ioannis Blaeu, 2015-08-04)
    More detailed map of the Isthmus of Panama.
  • Münster, Sebastian (Henricum Petrum, 2015-07-23)
    One of the oldest maps of the New World shows the Isthmus of Panama.
  • Nightingale, Florence (2007-01-05)
  • McInnis, Dawn (2006-11-21)
    The Florence Nightingale Letters are located at the Clendening History of Medicine Library, University of Kansas Medical Center. Permission to reproduce them online has been granted to the Clendening by RadcliffesLeBrasseur ...
  • Nightingale, Florence (2006-11-08)