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Westley Polaniec, age 6, comes face-to-face with Juno, the transparent woman. Juno's clear plastic skin allows viewers to see her skeleton, blood vessels, organs, nerves, and lymphatic system.
Photo by Rachel Polaniec
The Dittrick Medical History Center is located in the Allen Memorial Library.
Single case exhibits
Diphtheria and Smallpox cases
"Spread of Ideas" on the digital interactive wall
Westley peruses the Museum's brochure
One of the musuem's showstoppers is the recreation of a 1930s doctor's office.
"Folklore and Oddities," from A History of Contraception in America
A sampling of the instruments of Cleveland surgeon Gustav Weber, co-founder of St. Vincent Charity Hospital.