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"We have conquered pain."
A Celebration of Ether 1846-1996
Medicine's Greatest Gift
Ether by John C. Warren, M.D.
Conquering Surgical Pain: Four men stake their claim
An Artist's Interpretation
The Ether Dome: The resoration of an icon
Surgery before Anesthesia
The evolution of ether: Today's anesthesiology
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All photos by Jeff Thiebauth or courtesy of the MGH archives, unless otherwise noted.

Special thanks to Carleton Nickerson Goff of Planning and Construction, Elliott Miller, MD, of Anesthesia and Critical Care, and Guillermo Sanchez, MD, of the Department of Medicine for lending their historical expertise to this special issue.

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