Magruder EM. Discovery of Surgical Anæsthesia, 1915.

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Catalog Record: Magruder EM. Discovery of Surgical Anæsthesia, 1915.

Title: Discovery of surgical anaesthesia / by E.M. Magruder.

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Author: Magruder, E. M. (Edward May), 1858-1925.

WLM Call Number: WO 211 E81 M276 1915 RB

Publisher: Richmond, Va. : Williams Printing Co., [1915?].

Physical Description: 65 p. : ill., ports. ; 19 cm.

Document Type: Journal Reprint

Provenance: Gift from Dr. Arthur S. Keats.

Subject: Ether Controversy – letter.
Subject: Anesthesia – history.
Subject: Long, Crawford Williamson, 1815-1878.

Type of Trace: Reprinted from
Title: Virginia Medical Semi-Monthly [Feb. 26, Mar, 12, and Mar. 26, 1915].

Abstract: Magruder based his work on material provided to him by the families of Crawford Long and W.T.G. Morton as well as on existing works on the ether controversy. The daughters of Crawford Long relied on Magruder to establish recognition of their father’s role in the discovery of surgical anesthesia.

General Notes: Title from cover.

General Notes: Reprinted from: Virginia Medical Semi-Monthly, February 26, March 12,
March 26, 1915.

General Notes: This paper was based on a lecture Magruder presented at the Association of Surgeons of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway on September 5, 1914 in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.

General Notes: Digitized by Northern Micrographics January 8, 2009.

Note Bib: Bibliography: p. 64-65.