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Medico-Chirurgical Society of Edinburgh

 Fonds
Identifier: GD3

Scope and Contents

Management 1821-1959; administration 1821-1971; correspondence 1832-1967; publications 1832-1936

Dates

  • 1821-1971

Language of Materials

English.

Conditions Governing Access

None

Biographical / Historical

Founded in 1821 with a constitution based on the London society of similar name. Its aim was to improve medicine and surgery and Transactions were produced from 1824. The Society is still in existence.

Extent

1.9 shelf metres: bound volumes, papers

Arrangement

Chronological within record class

Other Finding Aids

Manual item-level descriptive list available

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Medico-Chirurgical Society of Edinburgh, 1970

Accruals

No further accessions are expected
Title
Medico-Chirurgical Society of Edinburgh

Repository Details

Part of the Lothian Health Services Archive Repository

Contact:
Centre for Research Collections
Edinburgh University Library
George Square
Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
+44 (0)131 650 3392