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Dr J Marion Sims

Description

Small newspaper cutting of a photograph of Dr James Marion Sims, the American physician and gynaecologist. He is quite a controversial figure in the history of medicine as he performed experimental procedures on enslaved women.

Date

c. Unknown

Identifier

RCPSG 47/17/4/42

Dr J Marion Sims

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47_17_4_42_sims.jpg

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Citation

“Dr J Marion Sims,” Heritage, accessed December 3, 2021, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/1715.