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Yaggy's Anatomical Portfolio [anatomical portfolio]

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Dates
1894
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
1982.5.2
Description
Hard-cover portfolio of bound, coloured anatomical illustrations that fold out or have multiple layers to show a variety of body parts; the centre portion of the portfolio has single sheets of illustrations; portion of cover can be folded to create a stand for the drawings.
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Accession Number
1982.5.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Education, Medical -- pictorial works
Art
Anatomy, Artistic -- audiovisual aids
Musculoskeletal System -- drawings
Cardiovascular System -- drawings
Nervous System -- drawings
Gastrointestinal System -- drawings
Teaching Materials
Description
Hard-cover portfolio of bound, coloured anatomical illustrations that fold out or have multiple layers to show a variety of body parts; the centre portion of the portfolio has single sheets of illustrations; portion of cover can be folded to create a stand for the drawings.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Western Publishing House
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1894
Date Remarks
Printed on object
Material
paper: black; cream
ink: black; purple; red; tan; pink
metal: silver
Inscriptions
On title page: "YAGGY'S // Anatomical Portfolio // PRESENTING THE // SKELETON, MUSCLES, ARTERIES, VEINS AND NERVES, ALSO // SUPERIOR MANIKINS LITHOGRAPHED // OF THE // BODY, HEAD, EYE, EAR, ARM AND LEG // THE WHOLE CONSTRUCTED UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF // DR. HENRY N. LYMAN DR. CHRISTIAN FENGER // DR. F.W. SMITH // IN ADDITION THERE ARE PLATES ILLUSTRATING // BLOOD FORMATION, ITS PURIFICATION AND CIRCULATION, // AND THE EFFECTS OF // Tobacco, Alcohol and Morphine on the Human System. // SUPERVISED BY // PROFESSOR DANIEL WILKINS, A.M. // SUPERINTENDENT WASHINGTON HOME, CHICAGO, ILL."; on hand stamp: "FROM // E.N. MOYER & CO. // SCHOOL FURNISHERS, // 60 YONGE ST. // TORONTO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 35.5 cm x Width 24.2 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Portfolio sheets are well used, with some staining from handling; several fold-out paper pieces attached to fabric are creased, with ink flaking.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail