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

William Adam (b.1894, d.1973)
Circa 1940
10 photographs in marked envelope.
Image 1: skull front
Image 2: skull left side
Image 3:skull right side
Image 4: skull back
Image 5: skull base
Image 6: Mandible above
Image 7: Mandible above
Image 8: Mandible above
Image 9: Mandible below
Image 10: Mandible below

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.
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Object detail

Circa 1940
paper, photographic paper
16.5 x 12.0 cm (1-5)
10.5 x 8.0 cm (6-8)
12.0 x 8.5 cm (9)
11.4 x 8.4 cm (10)
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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