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The Human Body: Skeleton, 1953

 Item — Multiple Containers

Scope and Contents

This black and white sound film provides an overview of the human skeleton, detailing how groups of bones work together to provide movement and protection for organs. A model skeleton, footage of male aquatic athletes, and fluoroscopy are used.

Coronet instructional films, educational collaborator Barry J. Anson, PhD, Professor of Anatomy, Northwestern University Medical School.


  • 1953


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on use of the materials in the department for research; all patrons must comply with federal copyright regulations.


1 Reels : 10:16 minutes, black & white, sound, acetate base ; 16mm, 350 ft.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

See accession record 2018-18-024.

Library Details

Part of the Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center Repository

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