Medical Sydney


Thursday, 15 November 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm


  • General admission: $16.65

Price includes fees.


State Library of New South Wales

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Take a medical history tour of Sydney from the First Fleet to the beginnings of the twentieth century. Discover the secrets of Western medicine in the early colony and history of the medical profession in Sydney. Resources include surgeons' journals, manuscripts written by early Sydney doctors, and rare books featuring anatomical drawings and histories of diseases like the Bubonic Plague. Uncover medical scandals as we reveal the mysteries behind the medicine. This talk is not for the faint hearted!

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