Medical Collectors Association Newsletters Issues 11- 20

1987 - November, Issue #11
Historical Images of the Drug Market-II by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 28 1986
Modern Medicine is Successfully employing leeches in Microsurgery; New Use for an Old Treatment, by Cheryl Mays Halton, reprinted from Parade Magazine June, 1984
Bleeding Antiques, by Dr. Anne Mortimer Young, reprinted from A.C.C. Mag., April, May, June 1984
Medical Museums of the World, Part X; Holland and Sweeden, by E.T. Pengelley

1988 - February, Issue #12
Historical Images of the Drug Market-X by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 28 1986
Fascinating Artifacts from the History of Medicine, by Robert E. Kravetz M.D., reprinted from Vim & Vigor 1986
Digitalis: 200 years in Perspective, by J. Somberg M.D., D. Greenfield B.A., and D. Tepper M.D.
Medical Museums of the World, Part XI; The United States, by E.T. Pengelley

1988 - July, Issue #13
A Look Back; Fascinating Artifacts from the History of Medicine, reprinted from Vim and Vigor Spring 1988
Historical Images of the Drug Market-VIII by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 27 1985Edisons Inductorium, by Keith A. Nier
Asepsis and the Transformation of Surgical Instruments 1885-1900, by James M. Edmonson
Medical Museums of the World, Part XII; Canada, by E.T. Pengelley

1988 - December, Issue #14
Historical Images of the Drug Market-VII by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 27 1985
A Look Back; Fascinating Artifacts from the History of Medicine, reprinted from Vim and Vigor Winter 1988
The History and Evolution of Surgical Instruments, by Dr. C.J.S. Thompson
Updating Historical $ and L data to Current Values, by Jack Rubin


1989 - March, Issue #15
A Look Back; Fascinating Artifacts from the History of Medicine, reprinted from Vim and Vigor Winter 1987
Historical Images of the Drug Market-XIV by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 29 1987
ARS Chirurgica, plates submitted, by William Salmon M.D.
A Practical Treatise on Surgical Apparatus, Appliances, and Elementary Operations; embracing Bandaging, minor surgery, Orthopraxy, and the Treatment of Fractures and Dislocations. (chapterVI, Bloodletting) By Philip S. Wales M.D., Surgeon 1867
Antique Scientifica; A Recollection of a Surgery (Civil War Diary), by Alex Peck
Laennec: The Great Internist, by James D. Morgan M.D.

1989 - October, Issue #16
A Look Back; Fascinating Artifacts from the History of Medicine, reprinted from Vim and Vigor Winter 1989
Historical Images of the Drug Market-XIV by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 28 1986
Medical Museums in Paris, by Audrey Davis PhD.
The Chronicle of the Early American Industries Association, Inc. vol. 41 No. 1, March 1988
Electroresuscitation in the Medical Guide, by Richard Reece, M.D. (London 1820)
The Medical Guide for the use of the Clergy, Heads of Families, and Practitioners in Medcine and Surgery, with the Latest Discoveries in Medicine, by Richard Reece, M.D. (London 1820)
Mutter Museum, General Information about
The Surgical Insrument Maker: an historical perspective, by W. H. Weston-Davies MB FRCS


1990 - March, Issue #17
A Look Back; Fascinating Artifacts from the History of Medicine, reprinted from Vim and Vigor
Historical Images of the Drug Market-XI by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 28 1986 no.3
The Medicinal Leech, by Stephen L. Adams MD reprinted with permission from the Annals of Internal Medicine
A Short History of the Quack's Materia Medica, by John S. Haller PhD reprinted with permission from the New York State Medical Journal copyright by the Medical Society of the State of New York
Listing of Dealers of Medical Scientific Antiques


1990 - November, Issue #18

And now, a word of praise for the pack rats among us, by Jim Lehrer reprinted from Smithsonian, May 1981
Historical Images of the Drug Market-XIII by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 29 1987
Public Health and Pharmacy: Fifty years of French Poster Art
United States Patent Office, Improvements in Vaccinators
Nouveaux Elements de Medicine Operatoire, Les Principaux Procedes Operatoires et un Grand Nombre D'Instruments de Chirurgie, by A.L.M. Velpeau


1991 - March, Issue #19

Bruff tooth extractor patent, 1797
Historical Images of the Drug Market-XIX by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 30 1988
A Look Back; Fascinating Artifacts from the History of Medicine, reprinted from Vim and Vigor Fall 1990
A Quaker Medicine The Discovery of the Great Quaker Doctor, David Pope
Allen's Discovery for Piles A Treatment That Cures
Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalog of Surgical Instruments and Physicians Supplies 1904-1905
***From Army Medical Museum to National Museum of Health and Medicine reprinted from Arch Pathol Lab Med-vol114, December 1990

1991 - November, Issue #20
1991 Medical Collector's Association membership list
Historical Images of the Drug Market-XVII by William H. Helfand, reprinted from Pharmacy in History vol. 30 1988
A Look Back; Fascinating Artifacts from the History of Medicine, reprinted from Vim and Vigor Summer 1990
Nostrums and Quackery, Vol. II, by Arthur J. Cramp M.D.
MD's Collect Rare Medical Books, by Grace Bennett reprinted from Medical Tribune May 16, 1991
From Thales to Lauterbur, or From Lodestone to MR Imaging: Magnetism and Medicine, by Manual R. Mourino PhD. Reprinted from Radiology 1991


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