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Committees and Societies, 1939-1973

Identifier: Coll-32/F

Scope and Contents

United Kingdom Societies Coll-32/F.1-F.106

Items in Coll-32/F.1-F.106 reflect Dott's continuing involvement in public health in Scotland, and especially his concern for the disabled, as well as his activities for his primary professional society, The Society of British Neurological Surgeons: see note for sub-series Coll-32/F.42-F.106.

Overseas Societies Coll/-32/F.107-F.125

Items Coll-32/F.107-F.125 refer mainly to neurological/neurosurgical societies overseas, from whom Dott received honours, invitations to lecture, advise on new departments, hospital planning etc. Many of the lectures in series Coll-32/D were given for meetings of British or foreign neurological societies, and many of the overseas tours in series Coll-32/E were built round such meetings. Crossreferences have been given where possible.


  • Creation: 1939-1973

Conditions Governing Access

Available to researchers on application, but some restrictions apply due to Data Protection legislation. Please contact the repository in advance.


From the Fonds: 28 boxes

Custodial History

Gen. 2085/16-24

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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