Fringe @ The Central Library - Doctors, Healers, Alchemists, Quacks

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2019-09-13 at 4:00 PM to 2019-09-13 at 5:00 PM

Description:

Doctors, Healers, Alchemists, Quacks: Disturbing Stories from the Medical Past

Come learn about the curious, inventive and sometimes disturbing cures of the Middle Ages to the early 20th century.

This fascinating look at medical history will be presented by Meredith Gozo, Curator of Rare Books & Manuscripts at the University of Rochester Medical Center's Miner Libraries. This talk is free and open to the public, and no registration is necessary. 

This program will be held in the Kate Gleason Auditorium, located on the first floor of Central’s Bausch and Lomb Public Library Building, 115 South Ave., Rochester, NY.

All ages are welcome to attend, but parental discretion is advised due to potentially upsetting images.
Location: Central Library
115 South Ave.
Rochester, NY 14604
Contact: For more information, please contact the Science & History Division at 585-428-8110.

Cost:


Free

Disabled or
Hearing Impaired
Accessibility:
This library is handicapped accessible.
To request specific accommodations, call (585) 428-8304
ten days prior to the program.

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