Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Oct 15

Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry & Medicine | Jacob D. Moses

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Ballard Room, fifth floor, Countway Library of Medicine Harvard Medical Area

Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education, McLean Hospital and Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine present:

COLLOQUIUM ON THE HISTORY OF PSYCHIATRY AND MEDICINE

David G. Satin, M.D., DLFAPA Director

Open to students of history and those valuing a historical perspective on their professions.

"Remorse Without...

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2015 Sep 17

Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry & Medicine | Miriam Rich

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Ballard Room, fifth floor, Countway Library of Medicine Harvard Medical Area

Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education, McLean Hospital and Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine present:

COLLOQUIUM ON THE HISTORY OF PSYCHIATRY AND MEDICINE

"Historical Theories and Management of Obstetrical Pain: Medical Perspectives from the Nineteenth-Century U.S."

 Miriam Rich...

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2016 Mar 14

Spring Break, 5/14 - 5/18

Repeats every day until Fri Mar 18 2016 .
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2015 Jun 28

Boston By Foot: Carruth's Hill, Dorchester

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Meet your guide in the plaza outside Ashmont Grill 555 Talbot Ave Dorchester, MA 02122

For more information, see the History List website.

Tickets: $15 per person, $5 for "Boston by Foot" members.

Many people do not know much about the history of Dorchester, which is technically even older than Boston.  Transportation enabled the development of rural areas of Dorchester into streetcar suburbs.  The establishment of the streetcars allowed ‘Carruth’s Hill...

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2015 Jun 28

Historic Newton: Newton Cemetery: An Early Public Park

2:00pm

Location: 

Newton Cemetery 791 Walnut Street Newton Centre, MA 02459

Presented by Historic Newton. For more information see the History List website.

Did you know that the land that Newton Cemetery occupies now was once used for pharmaceutical and leather factories? Learn about how that industrial land was developed as part of the garden cemetery movement, and why it’s important as...

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2015 Jun 28

1912 Gala Day & Garden Bazaar

10:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Rebecca Nurse Homestead 149 Pine Street Danvers, MA 01923

For more information, see the History List website.

Presented by Danvers ALarm List Company

Join us and party like it's the 1900s again! In the early 20th century when The Rebecca Nurse Homestead became a Museum they hosted a Garden Party Bazaar, and we are taking you back in time to experience that event.

We will also be re-introducing our famous Strawberry Shortcakes (...

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