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Smith, Sydney Alfred, Sir, 1883-1969 (Professor of Forensic Medicine and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Edinburgh)



  • Existence: 1883 - 1969

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence between Norman Dott and various colleagues, August 1931-May 1932

Identifier: Coll-32/B.8
Scope and Contents

Correspondence between Norman Dott and various colleagues, dated August 1931-May 1932. The items especially relate to administrative relations and physical organisation of Dott's work between the Royal Infirmary, Jordanburn Nerve Hospital and private clinics. Includes Dott's letter to Sir Sydney Smith of 29 April 1932 containing a detailed account of developments up to that date. The correspondent are George M. Robertson, Sir Sydney Alfred Smith and Alan Gregg.

Dates: August 1931-May 1932

Correspondence between Norman Dott, Samuel Rosner, Percival Bailey, Philip C. Bromage, Phillip Harris, Sir Charles Symonds, R.H. Girdwood and Sir Sydney Smith [Check is it Philip R Bromage?], 1952-1953, 1962

Identifier: Coll-32/H.9
Scope and Contents

Correspondence between Norman Dott and Colleagues, 1952-1963, 1962. The correspondents are Samuel Rosner, 1952, Percival Bailey, postcard, 1952, Philip C. Bromage [Check is it Philip R Bromage?], 1953, Phillip Harris, regarding trigeminal pain and other matters, 1953, Sir Charles Symonds, 1953 R.H. Girdwood, regarding G.P. training in Edinburgh, and Sir Sydney Smith, 1953 and Dott's letter regarding the death of Smith's wife, 1962.

Dates: 1952-1953, 1962

National Radium Centre, Edinburgh

Identifier: GD1-93
Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the working of the National Radium Commission, the National Radium Centre at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, and the Joint Committee of the Infirmary and University of Edinburgh 1929-1948

Dates: 1929-1948

Papers relating to Sachi Kumar Chatterji

 Fonds — Box Gen.2133, Folder: Gen.2133/8
Identifier: Coll-2034
Scope and Contents Letter from Sir Sydney Smith to Dr Sachi Kumar Chatterji, 21 March 1949. Letter from Sir Sydney Smith to Dr Sachi Kumar Chatterji, 2 October 1952. B&W photograph of Dr Sachi Kumar Chatterji with Sir Sydney Smith and 3 others, in the laboratory of the Forensic Department of the University of Edinburgh (n.d.). Letter from Mr Sunrit Mullick to Mr W. V. Stevens,...
Dates: 1949 -1982

Penicillin, wartime distribution to civilians in Edinburgh

Identifier: GD1-74
Scope and Contents

Papers on the use of penicillin for civilians 1944; correspondence relating to the supply of penicillin to Edinburgh hospitals 1944-1945; requests for supplies of penicillin 1944-1945; correspondence relating to returns of use of penicillin 1945; correspondence relating to supplies of sub-standard penicillin 1945; correspondence relating to increased supplies of penicillin 1945; penicillin treatment record forms 1944-1945

Dates: 1944-1945

Records of the Polish School of Medicine

Identifier: EUA IN14
Scope and Contents

Records of foundation and establishment of the School; Minute books; Student records.

Dates: 1940-