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Catalog Number 06.0021.006
Object Name Set, Pathology Slide
Title University of Chicago Pathology 302 Slide Collection
Description University of Chicago Pathology 302 Slide Collection
The case is covered with black fabric and has a side hinge with two metal snap closures. Inside of the lid is an Object Register with "Central Scientific Co., Chicago, USA" printed on it. Handwritten on the register (by Dr. Pittman) are descriptions of the the slides and "Path. 302, M. Pittman." Slides are glass microscope slides with University of Chicago stickers on them with slide numbers handwritten on them. Smaller slide covers are on all of the slides. Four slides are missing and two have no identifying stickers.

06.0021.006.01 - 41B Spleen miliary tb (tuberculosis)
06.0021.006.02 - 41C Lung miliary tb (tuberculosis)
06.0021.006.03 - 41C’ Lung miliary tb (tuberculosis)
06.0021.006.04 - 41D Tb (tuberculosis) of lymph node
06.0021.006.05 - 42A Caseous monchial pn[eumonia] tb (tuberculosis)
06.0021.006.06 - 42B Fibrocaseous lymph node
06.0021.006.07 - 43A Fibroplastic cartiyophous (?)
06.0021.006.08 - 43B Fibrocaseous lymph node
06.0021.006.09 - 43C Caseous firrocaseous (?) rety (?)
06.0021.006.10 - 44A Edulative (?) heptomenimyitis (?) tb (tuberculosis)
06.0021.006.11 - 44B Edulative (?) tb (tuberculosis) of pleura
06.0021.006.12 - 44C Edulative (?) br[onchial] pn[eumonia] tb (tuberculosis)
06.0021.006.13 - 45A Lung [?] of ulcerative tb (tuberculosis)
06.0021.006.14 - 45B Microactive (?) tb (tuberculosis) of intestine
06.0021.006.15 - 46A Healing of lungs
06.0021.006.16 - 45D Tb (tuberculosis) of bone
06.0021.006.17 - 47B Yummas (?) in testes
06.0021.006.18 - 47C Yummas (?) in liver
06.0021.006.19 - 47D Syphilis aorta
06.0021.006.20 - 47G Syphilis B[?] [?]
06.0021.006.21 - 48B Osteochondrosis
06.0021.006.22 - 48D
06.0021.006.23 - 49A Actinomycosis of human lung
06.0021.006.24 - 49C Actinomycosis of cow lung
06.0021.006.25 - 50 Hodgkins disease
06.0021.006.26 - 50A Blastomycosis of skin
06.0021.006.27 - 50A’ Blastomycosis in liver
06.0021.006.28 - 51C Neurofibroma
06.0021.006.29 - 52 Nasal polyp
06.0021.006.30 - 53A Adenoma futerus
06.0021.006.31 - 56 Lipoma
06.0021.006.32 - 61B Reticular cell sarcoma, intestinal
06.0021.006.33 - 61C Periosteal sarcoma round cell
06.0021.006.34 - 64A Large round cell tumor
06.0021.006.35 - 69B Reticular cell sarcoma, large intestine
06.0021.006.36 - 70A Melans sarcoma, jejunum
06.0021.006.37 - 70B Melans sarcoma, liver
06.0021.006.38 - 78 Adenoma, intracell (?) cystic ovary
06.0021.006.39 - 81C’
06.0021.006.40 - 81D Sq[uare] cell cn (cancer) of cervix of uterus
06.0021.006.41 - 81E Carcinoma of pelvis and kidney
06.0021.006.42 - 82A Sq[uare] cell cn (cancer) in lymph nodes
06.0021.006.43 - 83C Cylindrical cell ca[ncer] of breast
06.0021.006.44 - 83D Cylindrical ca[ncer] of bile duct
06.0021.006.45 - 83E
06.0021.006.46 - 84 Ca[ncer] of stomach sciribous (?) type
06.0021.006.47 - 86 Ca[ncer] collard (?) and lymph node
06.0021.006.48 - 87A Cylindrical cell ca[ncer] lymph node
06.0021.006.49 - 87B Cylindrical cell ca[ncer] in bone
06.0021.006.50 - 87C Cylindrical cell ca[ncer] in liver
06.0021.006.51 - 87D Cylindrical cell ca[ncer] in lung
06.0021.006.52 - 87E Cylindrical cell ca[ncer] in liver
06.0021.006.53 - 88A Liver cell carcinoma
06.0021.006.54 - 89A Lung lymphatis [?] can[cer]
06.0021.006.55 - 89B Cylindrical cell carcinoma
06.0021.006.56 - 89C Sq[uare] cell carcinoma
06.0021.006.57 - 92A Hypernephrosis in kidney
06.0021.006.58 - 92B Hypernephrosis in kidney
06.0021.006.59 - 92C Hypernephrosis in lymph node
06.0021.006.60 - 93 Glioma of the brain
06.0021.006.61 - 88B Cylindrical cell ca[ncer] in vessel
06.0021.006.62 - 75B Papillary adenoma of kidney
06.0021.006.63 - 87F Cylindrical cell ca[ncer] medullary muscle
06.0021.006.64 - Unlabeled microscope slide
06.0021.006.65 - Unlabeled microscope slide
06.0021.006.66 - Microscope slide case
Date 1929
Accession number 06.0021.006
Caption University of Chicago Pathology 302 Slide Collection
Catalog date 2007-03-14
Catalog type History
Provenance This slide collection belonged to Dr. Margaret J. Pittman, first woman laboratory chief at the National Institutes of Health. She attended the University of Chicago for her Master’s Degree in bacteriology (1926) and her Ph.D. (1929). This case contains microscope slides which students used to get practical exposure to the pathology of different diseases and conditions.
Number of images 1
Updated 2017-08-30
Condition Good
Organizations NIH (National Institute of Health), Division of Biologics Standards
University of Chicago
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Pittman, Margaret