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Microscope Slides in Chest

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Wood (Plant Material); Metal; Glass (Material); Paper (Fiber Product)
Summary
Chest containing 25 small drawers to hold slides and one larger drawer to hold register cards. Several of the slides are dated 4/20/[19]06. Slides contain human, animal, and plant tissues, including bone, carotid artery, eyelid, cervix, diaphragm, eyeball, fallopian tube, hair, kidney, nail, onion, umbilical cord, etc. The box is marked with a Commonwealth of Virginia label.
Date Created
1906; circa 1906
Description
48.5 x 33.5 x 25.7 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Donated by the Department of Cell Biology, UVA
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01866
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