Series of maxilla and mandible photographs: Tasmanian Thesis folder by William Adam B.D.Sc

William Adam (b.1894, d.1973)
Circa 1940
Image 1: Maxilla and base of skull from below
Image 2: Mandible from front
Image 3:Mandible from below
Image 4: Maxilla and base of skull from below
Brown envelope with pen inscription.

From Tasmanian thesis folder containing a copy of thesis "The Jaws and Dentition of the Tasmanian Aborigines" by William Adam B.D.Sc. and a number of photographs, notes, transcripts, film negatives and radiographs.

Part of a collection of objects from Dr. William Adam, relating to his thesis "The Jaws and Dentition of the Tasmanian Aborigines", for the degree of D.D Sc in 1940, in which his research on detentions measured jaws and teeth of 56 Tasmanian Aboriginal skulls.

Object detail

Circa 1940
Photographic paper and card
Image 1-5: 8.2 x 11.3 cm
Accession Number
Credit Line
Gift of Dr.William Adam, 1980
Object Type
photographic medium/photograph
Henry Forman Atkinson Dental Museum Category


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