The first medical school in New Zealand was opened in Dunedin in 1875. These Otago Medical School students are shown in the anatomy room in the early 1890s. The first two female medical graduates in New Zealand are present – Margaret Cruickshank in the foreground and Emily Siedeberg, who was the first to graduate, behind her.
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Hocken Library, University of Otago
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