5 W Wednesdays: The Henkel Physicians Exhibit


What: A traveling exhibit which documents the daily life of men in medicine, and reveals the challenges of the profession, as well as the rewards and responsibilities.

When: The exhibit will be held from March 25th  to  May 5th, 2013 during the Taubman Health Sciences Library regular hours.

Where: Taubman Health Sciences Library, 4th floor (map)

Who:  The Henkels were a family of physicians living and working in New Market, Virginia during the 19th century. These Shenandoah Valley physicians ministered to their community, tended to their countrymen on the battlefield, and testified in the nation’s courts of law

Why: Get a glimpse into the past of medicine with the correspondence of a family of physicians

Learn more about this  free exhibit here.

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