Spring 2018 catalog cover

The Penn Press list for spring 2018 includes hardcover releases, first-time paperbacks, and ebook editions intended for scholars, students, and serious general readers worldwide. Click here to explore our forthcoming books, grouped by subject area.

Pictures of Health
A Photographic History of Health Care in Philadelphia, 1860-1945

Janet Golden and Charles E. Rosenberg

224 pages | 7 x 10 | 170 illus.
Cloth 1991 | ISBN 9780812282375 | Buy from De Gruyter $79.95 | €69.95 | £70.50
Ebook 2017 | ISBN 9781512816303 | Buy from De Gruyter $79.95 | €69.95 | £70.50
This book is available under special arrangement from our European publishing partner De Gruyter.
An Anniversary Collection volume

From the days of its colonial glory, Philadelphia has had an important place in the history of American health care. In Pictures of Health, Janet Golden and Charles E. Rosenberg have assembled a series of photographs illuminating that history.

Janet Golden is Professor of History at Rutgers University, Camden. Charles E. Rosenberg is Professor of the History of Science, Emeritus, and Ernest E. Monrad Professor in the Social Sciences at Harvard University.

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