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Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Dental School


For a history of Northwestern University's Dental School, see Clifton O. Dummett and Lois Doyle Dummett, Culture and Education in Dentistry at Northwestern University, 1891-1993 (Chicago: Northwestern University Dental School, 1993). The Dental School closed in 2001.

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[Moving Pictures of Northwestern Dental School], circa 1929-30

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Warning: contains graphic surgical content as well as views of a partially dissected human cadaver.Silent, black and white film taken by Sheridan C. Waite, DDS, showing various unknown operations, presented without context and sometimes obscured by the surgeons’ hands. Includes oral surgeries, surgeries on the neck, throat, and other unknown body parts, as well as display of veins and tendons on the left side of the face and neck of a cadaver. Surgeries are interspersed with shots...
Dates: circa 1929-30