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Title
An examination of the question of anæsthesia :  arising on the memorial of Charles Thomas Wells, presented to the United States Senate, second session, thirty-second Congress, and referred to a select committee, of which the Hon. Isaac P. Walker is chairman : prepared for the information of said committee   / by Truman Smith.
Examination of the question of anesthesia
Name/Creator
Smith, Truman, 1791-1884, creator
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874, former owner.
United States, Congress, Senate., (32nd, 2nd session : 1852-1863)
Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
New-York
Publisher
[s.n.]
Language
English
Description
viii, [5]-135 p. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

History.

print
Classification
RD79 .S63
Subject
Wells, Horace ;  Wells, Horace , 1815-1848 ;  Anesthetics -- History ;  Nitrous oxide -- Therapeutic use ;  Anesthetics -- history

Category
Medical Education and Practice

Note
A duplicate copy of this title was part of the Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection, but was not retained.

"Facts and considerations in support of the claim made in behalf of the late Horace Wells ... for discovering the principle, and introducing the practice of anæsthesia ... [first] published at Washington during the second session of the 32d Congress, (1852-3)"--P. iii.


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