This semester we, as a group of third year and masters students, have been looking at the kinds of approaches taken in museum display. As part of the assessment for the HPS masters and undergraduate modules linked with the Museum … Continue reading
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Making Diagnosis Easier What was the Allbutt Clinical Thermometer? By the nineteenth century, doctors recognised the importance of recording the temperatures of patients. They had begun to link extremes of temperature with specific illnesses. Despite this, the thermometer remained an … Continue reading
Last Wednesday, 20 June, Claire and Emily, museum director and curator respectively, ran an interesting and very informative training morning intended to bring us all up to the same level in areas such as collections management, artefact conservation, and the … Continue reading
As promised, here is our main event for this term. Please do volunteer, the idea is that it should work a bit like Hidden Histories in that everyone involved kind of specialises in their chosen object, with the end result … Continue reading