Post Profile

Quirky Photos From the National Library of Medicine (Slideshow)

In the new book, "Hidden Treasure," rare images give a quirky look into the odd history of medicine. Check out a slideshow of illustrations from the book.
read more


Related Posts

Rare, Revolutionary Photo Book Is Back in Print

Arts : Wired: Design (13 hours ago)

Henri Cartier-Bresson's famous photo book is republished after 60 years, proving that breaking the rules can change everything. The post Rare, Revolutionary Photo Book Is Back in Print appeared first on WIRED.

500 Years Of Rare Science Illustrations

Humor : The Presurfer (2 years ago)

image credit Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library brings together an extraordinary collection of works from the Rare Book Room and Rare Book Collections of the Ame...

Exhibition showcases hidden gems and unique masterworks in the American Museum of Natural History's rare book collection

Arts : Artdaily (last year)

Featuring scientific illustrations spanning five centuries, the new exhibition Natural Histories: 400 Years of Scientific Illustration from the Museum?s Library explores the integral role illustration has played in scientific discov...

See a Grandmother's Collection of Civil War Photos Digitized by Library of Congress

Arts / Photography : Pop Photo (10 hours ago)

Hundreds of stereoscopic images acquired in time for the 150th anniversary of the war An 87-year-old Texas grandmother collected nearly 500 stunningly rare stereoscopic photographs showing a nation gripped by war and slavery. Photo ...

Rare, Beautiful and Disturbing Objects From the National Library of Medicine

Academics / General Science : Wired: Science (3 years ago)

Buried in the National Library of Medicine's collection of more than 17 million items are some pretty amazing, largely unseen objects from around the world. The mesmerizing new book Hidden Treasure is filled with images of these obj...


Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC