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Collection name:
Images from the History of Medicine (NLM)
Abolition des peines corporelles Cham [i.e. Ame´de´e Noe´].
Cham, 1819-1879, artist.
Publication Information:
[France: , 1847?]
Copyright Statement:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Order No.:
Physical Description:
1 print : wood engraving ; 8 x 6 cm.
Image Description:
A man is spanking a child with a switch; the child is holding a container of ether under his nose and is therefore, feeling none of the effects of the spanking.
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Source of Acquisition:
Purchase; 1965.
Call Number:
WZ 336 N75 no. 1b sol
Record UI:
Subject (Keyword):
Ether, Ethyl
Subject (Keyword):
Fathers & children
Subject (Keyword):
Child Discipline
Subject (Keyword):
Anesthesia Inhalation
Subject (Genre):
Note (General):
Old Negative no. 74-24
Note (General):
Cham is the pseudonym of Ame´de´e Noe´.
Note (General):
Ill. from: Le Charivari.
Note (General):
One of nine vignettes issued on a single sheet as E´tudes me´dicales sur l'ether par Cham; for full sheet see WZ 336 N75 no. 1

Abolition des peines corporelles Cham [i.e. Ame´de´e Noe´].