Series of skull & mandible photographs: Tasmanian Thesis folder by William Adam B.D.Sc

William Adam (b.1894, d.1973)
Circa 1940
9 photographs in unmarked envelope.
Image 1: skull front
Image 2: skull base
Image 3:skull base
Image 4: Mandible front
Image 5: Mandible left side
Image 6: Mandible left side
Image 7: Mandible front
Image 8: Mandible above
Image 9: Mandible above

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
paper, photographic paper
10.4 x 8 cm
10.2 x 7.8 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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