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    History is housed in Lawson Hall across from the Social Science Centre

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    1790's Globe: History's research breadth is quite impressive

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    One Building- Now & Then: More on our Public and Digital History Program

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    Alumni of the Month: It could be you


Congratulations to Dr. Anna Zuschlag!

We are thrilled to announce that Anna Zuschlag has successfully defended her dissertation, "Green Berets & Gay Deceivers: The New Left, The Vietnam Draft, & American Masculinity." Please join me in congratulating Dr. Zuschlag.

New Acquisition for the Medical Artifact Collection

Husband and wife London physicians, Dr Elizabeth Smith and Dr David Smith recently donated 31 objects to the Medical Artifact Collection at Western. Some of these objects were used in their practice,  but many -- such as the 'Apparatus to prevent projecting ears' -- were not! Come see  a few of the 'quack' medicine equipment collected (as a hobby) by Dr David Smith in the small case display, 2nd floor Lawson Hall.

Call The Doctor Display

The Medical History diplay was updated by the public history M.A. students on March 30, 2015. We encourage everyone to take a look at the new display entitled "Somebody Call The Doctor: . . . [Read More]

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