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title:

Crowning of "Queen of the Cadavers"

image number:

P0039632

description:

As part of the Boress this year, a "Queen of the Cadavers" was chosen from the crowd of med students. She was crowned with a wreath of bones and had the honor of presiding over the Skeleton Club dance.

date taken:

1943 November 1

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 64

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

6779

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Lewis, Mary

personal name:

Unknown Individual/s

location of individuals:

The woman getting kissed is Mary Lewis.

building name:

Indiana Memorial Union (Union Building)

corporate name:

Medicine, School of

corporate name:

Law, School of

event name:

Law - Medic Boress

topic:

Medical students

topic:

Women

topic:

Kissing

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Commons, The

series:

Groups

subseries:

Medicine

folder:

General