Topic: collections in countway

A display of the teeth in the human mouth, prepared in 1887 by a Harvard dental student

The World Within

Two exhibits explore our fascination with our own anatomy

by Stephanie Dutchen

Issue: Play

Topics: collections in countway

World War II-era hand-cranked insecticide applicator

BackStory

Medical history from Countway Library

by Susan Karcz

Issue: How Bugs Are Built

Topics: collections in countway

a silver baby's rattle presented to John Warren  in 1874, at his birth

BackStory

Medical history from Countway Library

by Susan Karcz

Issue: Handed Down

Topics: collections in countway

Chess set carved by Zabdiel Boylston Adams, Class of 1853

BackStory

Medical history from Countway Library

by Susan Karcz

Issue: Play

Topics: collections in countway

yellow box with red lettering promoting herb mixture contents as a blood purifier and liver regulator

BackStory

Medical history from Countway Library

by Susan Karcz

Issue: Body Language

Topics: collections in countway

drawing of proposed buildings on the Quad, circa 1903

BackStory

Medical history from Countway Library

by Susan Karcz

Issue: Assembled with Care

Topics: collections in countway

thin metal instrument known as a viscerotome, at one time used to take tissue samples from cadavers

BackStory

Medical history from Countway Library

by Susan Karcz

Issue: The Adventure Issue

Topics: collections in countway

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