Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.


A guide to researching and writing history at Wheaton College.

History of Health and Medicine in the United States

This guide contains links and resources for the historical study of health and medicine in the United States.

Reference Resources

General Histories of Medicine and Health

Journal Resources

Historical Newspaper Resources

Web Resources