Anatomical Chart


Anatomical wall chart of the human digestive system, with inscriptions that read “CLAY-ADAMS CO. / NEW YORK / SKELETONS-MODELS / SPECIMENS-CHARTS / 7525” and “Copyright 1942 by Rudolf Shick / Toronto, Canada / PRINTED IN CANADA.” Rudolph Schick, a publisher in Leipzig, displayed a series of anatomical charts at the Fourth International Conference on School Hygiene, in 1914. A new and enlarged set, available from Rudolph Schick in New York, was available in 1946.

Date Made: after 1942Copyright Date: 1942

Maker: Clay-Adams Company

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0337.02Catalog Number: 1991.0337.02Accession Number: 1991.0337

Object Name: Anatomical ChartOther Terms: Anatomical Chart; Teaching Material

Physical Description: paper (overall material)textile, cotton (overall material)wood (overall material)buff (overall color)red (overall color)yellow (overall color)Measurements: average spatial: 112.2 cm x 81 cm x 1.6 cm; 44 3/16 in x 31 7/8 in x 5/8 inoverall: 2 1/4 in x 35 3/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 5.715 cm x 89.8525 cm x 8.5725 cm


Record Id: nmah_1075670

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