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William Beaumont, M.D.

Plaster portrait relief of William Beaumont without the text.

William Beaumont, M.D. [Plaster]

Plaster original

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Marshall M. Fredericks

In 1822, Dr. William Beaumont (1785-1853), an army surgeon at Fort Mackinac, was called to treat Alexis St. Martin, a fur trapper working for the American Fun Company on Mackinac Island, who had accidentally been shot in the stomach. St.…

"William Beaumont, M.D."

Plaster model for "William Beaumont, M.D." relief. Copper-patinated bronze versions of this work are in the collections of the Mackinac Island Museum, Mackinac Island, Michigan, and William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan.