Dwight, Thomas, 1843-1911.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Emerton, J. H. (James Henry), 1847-1930. Enlarged papier mache model of the base and face of the skull, fixed on an iron pipe mount, created by James H. Emerton under the direction of Thomas Dwight for the Harvard Medical School Department of Anatomy, 1891-1892
FOUND IN: Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) / Collection: Warren Anatomical Museum artifact collectionItem Identifier: WAM001, 21877
Content Description: Large papier mache model on iron mount. The model was created by James H. Emerton under the direction of Thomas Dwight between 1891 and 1892. It was used to teach anatomy and osteology at Harvard Medical School from its creation until 2017.
Overview: The Maurice Howe Richardson papers, 1869-1913, document Richardson's career as Surgeon-in-Chief at Massachusetts General Hospital and as the Moseley Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School.