Title:“Cowalitsk of Columbia River,” from Samuel Morton, Crania americana or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varities of the human species. Philadelphia : J. Dobson, 1839

Artist/Maker: John Collins, Samuel Morton

Date: 1839

Source: University of Glasgow 

Copyright/Permissions: Crania americana or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varities of the human species / by Samuel George Morton. University of Glasgow. Public Domain Mark

Location(s): Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Date posted: October 3, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Cowalitsk of Columbia River

Categories: Anatomy Scientific Racism

Title: Dr. Richard Whitehead in Apron and Anatomy Class

Artist/Maker: Unidentified photographer, active Raleigh, N.C.

Date: ca. 1890

Source: Wilson Special Collections Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Copyright/Permissions: Dr. Richard Whitehead in Apron and Anatomy Class in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Image Collection Collection #P0004, North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives, Wilson Special Collections Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

References: Daina Berry, The Price for Their Pound of Flesh (Beacon Press, 2017), 148–93; Human Dissection in the Early Years of Medical Education at UNC. 

Location(s): Univ. North Carolina, Raleigh, N.C.

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Dr. Richard Whitehead in Apron and Anatomy Class

Categories: Anatomy Medical Education Slavery and Medical Knowledge

Title:  Twelve Stages in the Sequence from the Head of a Primitive Man to the Head of the Apollo Belvedere

Artist/Maker: Christian von Mechel after Johannes Caspar Lavater

Date: 1797

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Twelve stages in the sequence from the head of a primitive man to the head of the Apollo Belvedere. Coloured etchings by Christian von Mechel after Lavater, 1797. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark 1.0. 

References: David Bindman, Ape to Apollo (Ithaca: Cornell U.P., 2002), 209–21.

Location(s): Basel, Switzerland

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on From the Head of a Primitive Man to the Head of Apollo

Categories: Anatomy Medical Education Scientific Racism

Title:  Twelve Stages in the Sequence from the Head of a Frog to the Head of a Primitive Man

Artist/Maker: Christian von Mechel after Johannes Caspar Lavater

Date: 1797

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Twelve stages in the sequence from the head of a frog to the head of a primitive man. Coloured etchings by Christian von Mechel after J.C. Lavater, 1797. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark 1.0

References: David Bindman, Ape to Apollo (Ithaca: Cornell U.P., 2002), 209–21.

Location(s): Basel, Switzerland

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on From the Head of a Frog to the Head of a Primitive Man

Categories: Anatomy Medical Education Scientific Racism

Title:  Cours Complet d’Anatomie Peint et Gravé en Couleurs Naturelles (Complete Anatomy Course Painted and Engraved in Natural Colors), pl. 15

Artist/Maker: Jacques Fabian Gautier d’Agoty and M. Jadelot

Date: 1773

Copyright/Permissions: From the New York Public Library

Location(s): Nancy, France

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Cours Complet d’Anatomie, pl. 15

Categories: Anatomy Medical Education

Title:  Cours Complet d’Anatomie Peint et Gravé en Couleurs Naturelles (Complete Anatomy Course Painted and Engraved in Natural Colors), pl. I

Artist/Maker: Jacques Fabian Gautier d’Agoty and M. Jadelot

Date: 1773

Source: New York Public Library

Copyright/Permissions: From the New York Public Library

Location(s): Nancy, France

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Categories: Anatomy Medical Education

Title: Delhi: an anatomical model advertising a pharmacy

Artist/Maker: Ben Dray

Date: 1993

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Delhi: an anatomical model advertising a pharmacy. Colour photograph by Ben Dray, 1993. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Delhi, India

 

Date posted: January 29, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Delhi: an anatomical model advertising a pharmacy

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