THE ANATOMY ACT 1832
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SLIDE 1: MURDER ACT
IMAGE: FOUR STAGES OF CRUELTY. PLATE IV THE REWARD OF CRUELTY. BY WILLIAM HOGARTH. IMAGE COURTESY OF WIKIMEDIA COMMONS
SLIDE 2: HALF HUNG MACDONALD
IMAGE: Figure 17 - Shews the method of amputationg the great toe with mallet and chistel, used by Roonhuyse. Signature in corner of Tabula XXXIII : R. Parr. 1743-1745 From: A medicinal dictionary By: James, Robert. Wellcome Images L0009863
SLIDE 3: HALF HUNG MACDONALD
IMAGE: A man thought to be dead arising from a table in a laboratory and frightening the proprietor. Drawing. 18th century. Wellcome images V0010453
SLIDE 4: PUNISHMENT IN PUBLIC
IMAGE: Earl Ferrers lying in his coffin at the Surgeons' Hall. Wellcome IMAGES L0040865
SLIDE 5: EXTENDING THE PUNISHMENT
IMAGE: William Wilberforce. 1794. Source bridgman art gallery. image courtesy of Wikimedia commons.
SLIDE 6: BURKERS & BODYSNATCHERS
IMAGE: Two men placing the shrouded corpse which they have just disinterred into a sack while Death, as a nightwatchman holding a lantern, grabs one of the grave-robbers from behind. Coloured drawing by T. Rowlandson, 1775. Wellcome Images V0010467
SLIDE 7: DISSECTING A BODYSNATCHER
IMAGE: Burke and Hare suffocating Mrs Docherty for sale to Dr. Knox; satirizing Wellington and Peel extinguishing the Constitution for Catholic Emancipation.Wellcome images L0019663
SLIDE 8: THE MONSTER & THE MOB
IMAGE: Execution of William Burke who murdered the poor, lost and lame of Edinburgh and then supplied their bodies to anatomists for dissection. Wellcome Images L0001668
SLIDE 9: ANATOMY ACT 1832
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SLIDE 10: CONTINUING BODY SHORTAGES
IMAGE: A Mortsafe in greyfriars kirkyard, edinburgh, 2009. Image Author Kim Traynor. Image Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
SLIDE 11: A VERY MODERN SCANDAL
IMAGE: Alder Hey Hospital. 2005. Image Author Sue Adair. Image COURTESY OF WIKIMEDIA COMMONS.