International Society of Surgeons

Every once in a while I will still wander to a museum. At least if it is one in which I might have half an interest. In this case, it was the above named societies’ Museum of ┬áSurgical Science. Located at 1524 N Lake Shore Drive, I really didn’t have a clear idea of the length of my hike when I started out.


It was a bit further than I expected.

The Museum itself is well organized with sections on modern surgical and forensic science, and historical exhibits on dentistry


and pharmacy, even if they were carefully and safely ensconced behind glass.
but the most fun exhibit of all was the following:
If you are under 55, I don’t expect you to recognize it. But for the rest of us? Think shoe store….

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