Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 110
Surgeon office opening announcement, Wiscasset 1871
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1871-03-29 Location: Wiscasset Media: Ink on paper
Surgeon request to join regiment, Augusta, 1861
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1861-12-17 Location: Augusta; Lowell Media: Ink on paper
Surgeon, chiropodist advertisement, ca. 1862
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1862 Media: Ink on paper
Architecture & LandscapeView All Showing 2 of 3
Henry H. Brock building, Alfred, ca. 1905
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1905 Location: Alfred Client: Dr. Brock Architect: Frederick A. Tompson
Workman's Cottage for Dr. Henry H. Brock, ca. 1905
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1905 Client: H.H Brock Architect: Frederick A. Tompson
Walker Street improvement for Dr. Holt, Portland, ca. 1895
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1895 Location: Portland Client: E. E. Holt Architect: John Calvin Stevens
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 21
Surgeon General Alonzo Garcelon
Alonzo Garcelon of Lewiston was a physician, politician, businessman, and civic leader when he became Maine's surgeon general during the Civil War, responsible for ensuring regiments had surgeons, for setting up a regimental hospital in Portland, and generally concerned with the well-being of Maine soldiers.
Lt. Charles A. Garcelon, 16th Maine
The son of Maine's surgeon general and nephew of a captain in the 16th Maine, Charles A. Garcelon of Lewiston served in Co. I of the 16th Maine. His letters home in the first 17 months of his service express his reflections on war and his place in it.
Student Exhibit: Medicine in Times Past
Inspired by Dr. Greenleaf Wilbur's medical box at the Skowhegan History House, this exhibit highlights some Mainers in the medical field of the past and the stories they had.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 9
Mercy Hospital - Founding of Mercy
… Marion Weeks, the daughter of a distinguished surgeon in town, donated a portion of her property on the intersection of Congress and State Street…
Historic Hallowell - Henry Pope Clearwater Ph.D.~ Patient Medicine Mass Marketer
… for Major John Quincy Adams Hawes, a retired Army surgeon who operated a pharmacy in downtown Hallowell.
New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - West New Portland Village
… Business Card Dated 1860 Samuel Vose Physician & Surgeon Gould & Spooner Dry Goods & Groceries John P. Hodson Postmaster S.S.
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 3
My work as chief of surgery at Mercy Hospital
by Dr. Robert McAfee, MD
Dr. McAfee, MD, former chief of surgery discussed his former colleagues and his work at Mercy
My Mom was a nurse in the 8055 MASH, Korea
by Pat MacPherson
I’m so proud of my mother and the thousands of Army & Navy nurses who served in WWII & Korea
My father, Earle Ahlquist, served during World War II
by Earlene Chadbourne
Earle Ahlquist used his Maine common sense during his Marine service and to survive Iwo Jima