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Photographs from the 50th-anniversary of the first clinical use of penicillin reunion in Oxford

 Collection — Box: CLX-A-375
Identifier: Coll-1785

Scope and Contents

Five photographs from the reunion at the Radcliffe Infirmary in Oxford, marking the 50th-anniversary of the first clinical use of penicillin. The pictures show Sir Edward Abraham, Professor Charles Fletcher, Lady Florey, Dr. Norman Heatley, and Kenneth Jones. Also include high-quality copies on paper.


  • 1991


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Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to reproduce granted by the photographer Norman McBeath, as long as he is credited.


0.1 linear metre

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated in April 2018. Accession no SC-Acc-2018-0155.

Processing Information

Catalogued in October 2018 by Aline Brodin.
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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