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Slide set: Human physiology popularly explained: or, the house we live in (lecture: York & Son, 52 slides, in/before 1888)

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Slide 1
Introductory Slide
Slide 2

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Slide 3
Skull (side view)
Slide 4
Skull (front, top, and section)
Slide 5

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Slide 6

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Slide 7

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Slide 8

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Slide 9

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Slide 10
Slide 11
Effects of Tight Lacing on the form of the Skeleton
Slide 12**
Muscular System
Slide 13

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Digestive organs
Slide 14
Viscera of Human Body
Slide 15
Course of Ingesta
Slide 16**
Slide 17

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Slide 18

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Slide 19

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Slide 20

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Circulatory organs
Slide 21
Systematic Circulation
Slide 22
Heart and Lungs (exterior)
Slide 23
Heart (interior, right side)
Slide 24
Blood Corpuscles (Human and Comparative)
Respiratory organs
Slide 25
Pulmonary Circulation
Slide 26

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Slide 27
Transverse section of Thorax
Slide 28
Cavity of Thorax, Diaphragm
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Slide 30
Absorbent System
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Slide 32

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Slide 33

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Slide 34

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Slide 35

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Nervous system
Slide 36**
Cerebro Spinal System
Slide 37
Ganglionic System
Slide 38
Section of Brain, showing twelve pairs of nerves
Slide 39
Under surface of Brain, showing twelve pairs of nerves
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Slide 41

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Slide 42

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Slide 43

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Slide 44

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Slide 46

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Slide 47
Hearing -- ear
Slide 48
Speaking -- larynx, etc.
Slide 49
Minute structure of Bone
Slide 50
Minute structure of Teeth
Slide 51

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Slide 52

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** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 55
Catalogue of lantern slides for sale or hire (Manchester: Josiah T. Chapman, 1912), 201
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1912), 205
Catalogue of lantern slides: part II (London: Newton & Co., 1913), 354
Catalogue of lanterns, slides and accessories (London: J.W. Butcher, c.1913), 210
Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 27
Lantern slide catalogue (London: Salvationist Publishing & Supplies, c.1926), 58
Other reference
Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 273

“The sub-title is ' The House we Live In.' The subject is divided into Skeleton (10 illustrations), Muscles (2), Digestive Organs (7), Circulatory Organs (4), Respiratory Organs (11), Nervous System (5), Senses of touch, smell, taste, etc. (12), and the lecture is by Mr William Furneaux.”

Lucerna ID  3000592

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 1 September 2021

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