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Brash, James Couper, 1886-1958 (Professor of Anatomy at Edinburgh University)


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of Photographs relating to Rex v. Ruxton 1935

Identifier: Coll-704
Scope and Contents

The collection is composed of circa 43 black and white photographs, many of them duplicated, of severed limbs and bones, bodies in decomposition, skull and cranial features, foot casts, shoes and other personal effects. There are tracing paper sketches of skull dimensions, feet, and bone cross-sections.

Dates: 1935-1936

Papers of Professor James Couper Brash

 Fonds — Box Dk.6.24
Identifier: Coll-94
Scope and Contents

The papers of Professor Brash consist of material on the history of anatomy and on the three Monros (Alexander Monro, primus; Alexander Monro, secundus; Alexander Monro, tertius), miscellaneous papers and photographs. There are notes, notebooks, and printed material.

Dates: circa 1930-1950

William Ramsay Henderson Trust, 1954-1973

Identifier: Coll-32/B.63
Scope and Contents Material relating to the William Ramsay Henderson Trust, dated 1954-1973. The Trust was formed to administer money bequeathed in 1829 by William Henderson to further work in 'The Science of Phrenology', later interpreted as 'anything to do with the head'. The fund was generally used to further lectures and publications in neurology and the central nervous system. Dott served as a Trustee 1955-1973. The file includes committee papers; suggestions or particulars of lectures or publications...
Dates: 1954-1973

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