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Papers of Sir Alastair Currie

 Fonds — Box: CLX-A-1615
Identifier: Coll-1938

Content Description

This fonds consists of the papers and personal lectures of Sir Alastair Currie, who was Professor of Pathology at the University of Edinburgh from 1972 to 1986. It contains his lectures on various subjects related to pathology, and inuagural lectures given in Dundee, Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Brisbane, Nairobi, etc.


  1. Personal lectures, 1960-1970
  2. Personal lectures, 1970
  3. Personal lectures, 1978
  4. "The Universities and Biomedical Research" - Brisbane lecture, 1970
  5. Loose lectures and lecture cards, 1970s
  6. Four group photographs of staff of the Department of Pathology, 1976 and 1982


  • Creation: 1962-1982


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Conditions Governing Access

Open, although one file requires the reader to sign a Data Protection form. Please contact the repository in advance.


0.2 linear metre (1 box)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated in August 2018. Accession no SC-Acc-2018-0209.


The following publication was included in the donation, and has been removed: American Association for Cancer Research. Cancer Research, vol. 53, number 17 (September 1993). The journal is available online. [external link].

Processing Information

Catalogued by Aline Brodin in January 2019.

Papers of Sir Alastair Currie, 1962-1982
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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