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Bruce, Alexander Ninian

Identifier: GD1-43

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Letter of application from and testimonials for A. N. Bruce c1912; obituary of A. N. Bruce 1968; medal awarded to A. Bruce 1887; letter regarding bequest of medal 1988


  • Creation: 1887-1912

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Biographical / Historical

Alexander Bruce published the "Review of Neurology and Psychiatry", and died in 1910. His son, Alexander Ninian Bruce graduated BSc from Edinburgh University in 1904 and MD in 1911, for which he received the Gold Medal. He lectured in Physical Neurology at Edinburgh, was a consultant physician at Bangour Hospital and Consultant Neurologist at Jordanburn Nerve Hospital, and Clinical Tutor at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh. He died in 1968.


4 items: papers, object


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Faculty of Medicine Office, University of Edinburgh, May 1988


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