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The Medical World of Dr. Francis Wicks of Falmouth

Presented by Falmouth Museums on the Green at Museums on the Green, Falmouth MA

Mar 30 2023
The Medical World of Dr. Francis Wicks of Falmouth

In honor of National Doctor’s Day, this talk offers an introduction to medical ideas and practices in late 18th & early19th century MA.

In honor of National Doctor’s Day, this talk offers an introduction to medical ideas and practices in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Massachusetts, both among physicians like Francis Wicks, who lived and worked in Falmouth, as well as midwives, bonesetters, surgeons, and non-credentialed practitioners who made medicines at home. The Society owns the house where Wicks lived.

The talk will be given by Dr. Olivia Weisser is Associate Professor of History at the University of

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ADMISSION INFO

$20 Non-Members/ $10 Members. Includes appetizers and wine. Limited capacity, please register online. This event will be held at the Cultural Center at the Falmouth Museums on the Green.

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Mar 30, 2023 at 06:00 pm (Thu)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Museums on the Green

55-65 Palmer Avenue, Palmer Avenue, Falmouth, MA 02540

PARKING INFO

Parking lot is located on Katharine Lee Bates Rd

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