Weekly Photo Challenge: Opportunity

To open up the Museum of Health Care’s artefact collection we are participating in WordPress’ Weekly Photo Challenge. Based on WordPress’ randomly chosen themes, we’ll offer a serendipitous peek into our collection. Check in each week for a new curiosity. This picture shows Dr. Locke’s patients lined up along the front of his house, many in … More Weekly Photo Challenge: Opportunity

Fenwick Operating Theatre: a life-saving surgery in Edwardian Kingston

Bennie S., age 10, on the 17th of September last was accidentally shot by his brother, a lad about two years his senior . . . The arm was nearly severed from the body . . . The patient’s father ascribes the arrest of the hemorrhage to the fact that there was an old man … More Fenwick Operating Theatre: a life-saving surgery in Edwardian Kingston