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Medicine in Society Collection
Image: CSL penicillin (1944)
Source: Museum Victoria
The Medicine in Society collection consists of some 7000 objects that reflect aspects of the changes in Victorian medical practice and research over the last 120 years.
This diverse collection is of national significance, telling many important Victorian and Australian stories of medicine, medical research and public health. It takes in items such as dental and surgical instruments, food models, prostheses, pharmacy furniture, medicinal herbs and psychiatric items.
Items per page: 10 50 (showing 621 - 625) 625 items
Group portrait of five women and a child holding hand mirrors brushes and putting on makeup.From: Merrigum, Australia Images: 1
'Butterly' dress'. Portrait of a young girl wearing a white hooped dress with wings attached to the back. She is sitting on a stool or small step ladder.From: Merrigum, Australia Images: 1
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum VictoriaFrom: Isisford, Australia Images: 1
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The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum VictoriaFrom: Beechworth, Australia Images: 0