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stereoscopic atlas of human anatomy

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Dates
1954
circa 1954
Collection
Dr. Paul Potter Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival
Anatomy
Accession Number
004007004 a-cp
Description
A stereoscopic atlas of human anatomy consisting of nine books each with a number of flat disc-shaped cards with tiny pictures of the human anatomy (these are the kind of disks that are commonly used in children's stereoscopic viewers); the books are of various thickness and are bound together with…
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Accession Number
004007004 a-cp
Collection
Dr. Paul Potter Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival
Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Education, Medical
Anatomy -- audiovisual aids
Description
A stereoscopic atlas of human anatomy consisting of nine books each with a number of flat disc-shaped cards with tiny pictures of the human anatomy (these are the kind of disks that are commonly used in children's stereoscopic viewers); the books are of various thickness and are bound together with coils; they have burgundy covers; the books and viewers are: the central nervous system 1-8 (a) with 8 discs (b-i), the central nervous system 9-18 (j) with 10 discs (k-t), the central nervous system 19-28 (u) with ten discs (v-ae), the central nervous system 29-34 (af) with six discs (ag-al), head and neck 35-44 (am) with ten discs (an-aw), head and neck 45-54 (ax) with ten slides (ay-bh), head and neck 55-64 (bi) with ten discs (bj-bs), head and neck 65-74 (bt) with eleven (number 69 is repeated) discs (bu-ce), head and neck 75-84 (cf) with ten discs (cg-cp).
Number Of Parts
94
Part Names
a - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
j - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
u - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
af - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
am - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
ax - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
bi - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
bt - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
cf - book - Size: Length 21.7 cm x Width 17.6 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
all discs - Size: Diam.: 9.0 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by the University of Western Ontario.
Maker
David L. Bassett
Site Made (City)
Portland
Site Made (State)
Oregon
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Date Remarks
The books were copyrighted in 1954
Material
paper: white
plastic: black
cardboard: burgundy
Inscriptions
Each book is labelled "A STEREOSCOPIC ATLAS // of // HUMAN ANATOMY // DAVID L. BASSETT, M.D." along with the individual title of the book listed in the description such as "SECTION 1 // THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-3
Condition Remarks
The paper is slightly stained
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Internet: "Slice of Life."
Research Facts
This is not a complete set; a complete set would contain 23 books and 221 discs.
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Edinburgh Stereoscopic Atlas of Anatomy [stereoscopic cards]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8441
Dates
1906
1910
circa 1906-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
1986.3.1 a-e
Description
Five boxes contain stereoscopic cards on various subjects: (a) Section I Abdomen and Atlas; (b) Section II Perineum, Pelvis, and Thorax; (c) Section III Thorax, Upper Limb, and Head; (d) Section IV Central Nervous System, Head and Neck; (e) Section V Lower Limb.
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Accession Number
1986.3.1 a-e
Author
David Waterston and Edward Burnet, editors
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Education, Medical
Anatomy -- audiovisual aids
Description
Five boxes contain stereoscopic cards on various subjects: (a) Section I Abdomen and Atlas; (b) Section II Perineum, Pelvis, and Thorax; (c) Section III Thorax, Upper Limb, and Head; (d) Section IV Central Nervous System, Head and Neck; (e) Section V Lower Limb.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 23.5 cm x Width 19.7 cm x Depth 19.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 23.5 cm x Width 19.7 cm x Depth 19.0 cm
c - box - Size: Length 23.5 cm x Width 19.7 cm x Depth 19.0 cm
d - box - Size: Length 23.5 cm x Width 19.7 cm x Depth 19.0 cm
e - box - Size: Length 23.5 cm x Width 19.7 cm x Depth 19.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: unknown.
Maker
T. C. & E. C. Jack (?)
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1906
1910
circa 1906-1910
Material
cardboard: red; white; yellow
photographic paper: variegated
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C8-1
Condition Remarks
Photographs are deteriorating.
Copy Type
Original
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physiological manikin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8563
Dates
1889
circa 1889
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
1991.1.1
Description
Near life-sized printed panels showing a male figure sewn to two panels hinged at the centre; X-shaped support attached to outside of lower panel so that the whole can stand upright and open; support panels backed with wood; panels open like the pages of a book to reveal inner organs, structure of …
Accession Number
1991.1.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Education, Medical
Teaching Materials
Anatomy -- audiovisual aids
Description
Near life-sized printed panels showing a male figure sewn to two panels hinged at the centre; X-shaped support attached to outside of lower panel so that the whole can stand upright and open; support panels backed with wood; panels open like the pages of a book to reveal inner organs, structure of the body; interior pelvic flaps open to reveal male and female organs, including, for the female organs, a fetus in utero; on either side of the head are enlarged flap panels for the ear (left) and eye (right); at base of lower panel are enlarged flap panels of the foot--side view and overview; flaps are held in place by swivelling metal strips.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Balfour LeGresley.
Maker
James T. White & Co. Publilshers
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1889
circa 1889
Material
Paper
fabric
wood
Inscriptions
Printed on lower panel: "New and Improved Edition // White's Physiological Manikin // James T. White & Co., Publishers, New York // and London"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0009
0009-3-4
Condition Remarks
Background is stained through water damage; flap panels in lower pelvic area have been stored turned back, so paper layer has cracked; interior pelvic flaps sag down because stitching is breaking; toe section of foot flap panel is missing; metal retaining strip is missing from ear flap; damage extreme and severe.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
Photo
Reference Comments
Donor file.
Research Facts
Used by Dr. Alfred Farncomb (b. 1860s, d. 1927) in Newcastle, Ontario; attended Trinity College School, gr. Edinburgh, 1884; registered in Ontario in 1884; Dr. Farncomb was the donor's grandfather.
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Stereoscopic Studies of Anatomy, New Rev. Ed., Section 9 [stereoscopic dental photographs]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13436
Dates
1909
1920
circa 1909-1920
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival
Anatomy
Accession Number
010020315 a-c
Description
Set of stereoscopic dental photographs on multiple pages inside box; wooden outer box (a) with black plastic leather-like cover; brown leather spine stamped with gold ink states title, author, section and publishing company; opening on one end; black plastic-covered inner box (b) with opening on on…
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Accession Number
010020315 a-c
Author
D. J. Cunningham
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival
Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Audiovisual Aids
Education, Dental
Anatomy -- audiovisual aids
Description
Set of stereoscopic dental photographs on multiple pages inside box; wooden outer box (a) with black plastic leather-like cover; brown leather spine stamped with gold ink states title, author, section and publishing company; opening on one end; black plastic-covered inner box (b) with opening on one end; slides into outer box; 37 yellow cardboard pages (c) printed with black ink; first page with title, author, editors, section and publishing company; table of contents on back; slides numbered 1-38 feature two black and white photographs of the anatomy of the face affixed at bottom; at top are explanations, as well as a smaller printed photograph of the stereoscopic image with numbered legend showing different parts; backs are blank
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 24.1 cm x Width 20.3 cm x Depth 6.7 cm
b - inner box - Size: Length 23.4 cm x Width 18.7 cm x Depth 5.9 cm
c - slides - Size: Length 22.8 cm x Width 17.7 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Keystone View Company, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Meadville
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1909
1920
circa 1909-1920
Date Remarks
Based on author's biography
Material
leather: brown
paper: yellow, white, black
ink: black, yellow
plastic: black
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on side of box: "STEREOSCOPIC // STUDIES // EDINBURGH // ANATOMY // CRYER // SECTION IX // INTERNAL ANATOMY // OF THE FACE // KEYSTONE VIEW CO."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Condition Remarks
Slide #5, #35 and second page of table of contents missing; box cover coming off (a)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Person
Reference Comments
"Journal of Medical Biography" website; Dr. P. Ralph Crawford
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by Dr. P. Ralph Crawford from Winnipeg, Manitoba; the earliest publishing date would be 1903, when Dr. Cunningham arrived at the University of Edinburgh; a more likely first publishing date is 1909, the year he died; one of the editors, Dr. Matthew Cryer, died in 1921.
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