Robert Barnes: Notebook, Diseases of Children

Scope and Content

Research notebook compiled by Robert Barnes on the disease of children including letters, newspaper clippings, and notes on the works and cases of other medical men (1828-1888). Topics include scarlatina, paralysis of the child after pulling during birth, and transmission of poisons through breast milk. Half of the pages in the volume are blank.

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