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Notebooks of Sir Henry Duncan Littlejohn, c1880

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/F1/1

Scope and Contents

Notebooks containing notes and cuttings, as follows:

  1. Infanticide I
  2. Infanticide II
  3. Poisons III
  4. Poisons IV


  1. Wounds I
  2. Wounds II

Enclosed in the third volume are (1) Examination script and (2) Letter about 'meat pies' from a student of Henry Duncan Littlejohn. Enclosed in the fourth volume is bookletA Case of Strychnia Poisoning by J. Allan Gray, Medical Officer of Health, Leith.


  • Creation: c1880


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Conditions Governing Access

Due to the subject matter of some of the material, special access arrangements will be put in place to avoid others seeing any items of a graphic or otherwise disturbing nature. This will be detailed at relevant lower-level descriptions.


5 Volumes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Volume 'Wounds II' was transferred from the Department of Neuropathology and Forensic Medicine in 2013, Accession Acc.2013/005

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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