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Photography of laboratory 221 | by Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, UofT
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Photography of laboratory 221

Title: Photograph of laboratory 221

Place/Date: [Toronto], [April 1929]

Physical Description: 1 photograph 17 x 12 cm.

Scope and Content: Original black and white photograph. Shows laboratory 221 in the old Medical Building, University of Toronto.

Collection: Banting

Location: Original glass negative in U of T Archives: A65-0004/204 MS. COLL. 76 (Banting), Box 63, Folder 3B

Source of Title: Title based on contents of photograph.

General Note: This was the laboratory in which Banting and Best carried out some of their research in 1921-22. Commemorated as 'the laboratory where insulin was discovered.'

Rights Info: No known restrictions on access

Repository: Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada, M5S 1A5,

Collection: Part of the Discovery and Early Development of Insulin collection


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