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The New York Public Library: Seeing Is Believing

Illustrations have long played an integral role in the fields of science and medicine. This website provides a tantalizing glimpse into the New York Public Library's _Seeing is Believing_ exhibition of illustrations and photographs used to convey "scientific and medical concepts over the last 700 years." The website features a limited collection of rich images to represent four basic book...
Pictures of Science: 700 Years of Scientific and Medical Illustration

Brought together originally in 1999 for an exhibition held at the New York Public Library's Gottesman Exhibition Hall, this set of intriguing images covers the fields of astronomy, chemistry, geology, medicine, and physics taken from different engravings, lithographs, and manuscript illuminations. The images here range from the 16th to the 19th centuries, and they are culled from works such as the...