Category Archives: 2006

Alfort national veterinary school collections : historical review, present status and perspectives

par Christophe Degueurce, Conservateur du Musée Fragonard, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr Content: History of the creation and development of the “Musée Fragonard”, which assembles the collections of the Alfort veterinary school, established in 1765. This museum follows on … Continue reading

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André RICHIR, Anatomy assistant and moulder at the Alfort veterinary school in the 20th Century

par Marion Beaudonnet * et Christophe Degueurce** * Docteur vétérinaire, Adel. mbeaudonnet@hotmail.com ** Conservateur du Musée Fragonard, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr Biography of André Richir (1887-1962), one of the most famous anatomical moulders of the 20th Century, including … Continue reading

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Thomas BATES, Surgeon to His Majesty, and sick cows: successful management of the rinderpest epizootic in 1714 ?

by François Vallat, Docteur Vétérinaire, Docteur en Histoire, Adel. francoisvallat@hotmail.com This article contents a brief review of a rinderpest outbreak that occurred in the vicinity of London in 1714, followed by a report and some comments on the measures recommended … Continue reading

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Inventory of the inheritance of Muguet Gire, a veterinary practitioner in Puy-en-Velay (1794-1850)

by Roger Chouvy,  Docteur Vétérinaire, Adel. chouvyro@wanadoo.fr This article presents the detailed inventory of the inheritance of Muguet Gire, a veterinary practitioner in Puy-en-Velay, France, who died in 1850. The list of his property (working clothes, surgery tools, drugs, veterinary … Continue reading

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Report of Jean-Henry Magne on the advances of veterinary medicine from 1842 to 1867

par Béatrice Lijour* et Jean Blancou** *Professeur, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Nantes ** Docteur vétérinaire, Ancien Président de l’OIE Presentation, summary and analysis of a report commissioned by the Ministry of Public Instruction to Jean-Henry Magne, Director of the Alfort … Continue reading

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A summarised history of some French national veterinary laboratories : first Part

par Claude Meurier et Jean Blancou, Docteurs vétérinaires Texte présenté le 14 octobre 2006 Short review of the history of five French national veterinary laboratories : the “Central Laboratory for Veterinary Research”, established in 1901 in Alfort (to day the … Continue reading

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