The Discovery of Chloroform (1913)

Introduction to Dr. Dougherty by Oscar Regensberg

Dougherty's Introduction: The World's view of the inventor of anesthesia  

James Simpson's background
	The birth
	Simpson's education

Simpson's search for a solution
	Expectant Mothers' pain
	Investigation into two possible solutions
	Problems with these two solutions

The Discovery
	A surprise package
	The experiment
	Public reaction
	Royal births
	A change of sentiment

Tribute to Dr. Simpson
	Bust in Westminster Abbey
	Women pay their respects