Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html
Not too many years ago veterinary students studied anatomy looking forward to the care of large animals, and in particular the horse, as the main source of future income. Modern embalming techniques were not applied to animals, and, of necessity, their laboratory work was done in cold dissecting rooms during the winter months.
"Anatomy By Dissection,"
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 8
, Article 8.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol8/iss3/8