Events

Past Event

Atlas Obscura and the New York Academy of Medicine – After Hours Series: Medical Photography

July 7, 2016
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Ave., New York, NY

Guest-host Dr. Heidi Knoblauch will take visitors on a tour of our 19th and 20th-century collections of medical photographs, including dermatological atlases, portraits of wounded Civil War veterans, 19th-century daguerrotypes kept by doctors of their patients, and many more photographic gems.

Tickets: $30.  Registration required. Please visit the New York Academy of Medicine website for more information.

This event is part of the six-session 2016 series “After Hours: Inside the Rare Book Collections of The New York Academy of Medicine” presented by Atlas Obscura at the Academy.