Deadly tongs and Miraculous Chairs: the art and artefacts of childbirth

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40 Northampton Road

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Sue Lawrence's talk will explore the history of childbirth through the tools of midwives and man-midwives and the controversial aspects of their use.

Afterwards there will be an opportunity for further discussion of the topic and a display of archival material related to the subject.

There will also be the chance to see the exhibition Child Health in London before it closes on 10 April.

A Royal College of Surgeons event at London Metropolitan Archives

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