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Notes on the Anatomy and Surgery lectures of Henry Cline and Astley Cooper, taken down by Robert Bickersteth

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Identifier: Coll-1824
Scope and Contents These ms notes of the lectures on Anatomy and Surgery given by Henry Cline (1750-1827) and Astley Cooper (1768-1841) were taken down by Robert Bickersteth. Cline was a surgeon at St. Thomas's Hospital, London, and Cooper was a surgeon in London too.
The notes are in ink, sometimes on both recto and verso of the leaf, but usually on the rectos only. There are occasional drawings.

Papers and correspondence of Daniel John Cunningham

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Identifier: Coll-11
Scope and Contents There is a substantial sequence of notebooks and working papers containing detailed notes of experiments and dissections together with drawings and drafts for lectures, and a separate sequence of manuscripts for lectures and addresses. There are many autograph letters from eminent anatomists and medical men, including ten letters from Joseph Lister. An item of particular interest is an album of 96 photographs from Cunningham's service on the South African War Royal Commission. The subjects...

Papers of Joseph Black and family

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Identifier: Coll-16
Scope and Contents 5 boxes of correspondence between himself and a variety of individuals (including James Watt, Prince Paul Dashkov, John Robison) and on a variety of subjects: linen bleaching, use of lime water, assays of ores, civic water supply, mineralogical specimens, absorption of heat etc 1 box of family letters between Black, his father and his brothers Samuel, George and Thomas ...

Papers of Professor James Couper Brash

 Fonds — Box: Dk.6.24
Identifier: Coll-94
Scope and Contents The papers of Professor Brash consist of material on the history of anatomy and on the three Monros (Alexander Monro, primus; Alexander Monro, secundus; Alexander Monro, tertius), miscellaneous papers and photographs. There are notes, notebooks, and printed material.

Papers of Sir George Ballingall

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Identifier: Coll-53
Scope and Contents The Sir George Ballingall material is composed of correspondence and papers, 1801-1855. In March 1995, when researching in Edinburgh University Library, Dr. Roger Cooter of the Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, in Manchester, dictated the papers onto tape and produced transcripts of about 70 per cent of the documents, following the order in which they had been placed in the original boxes. The transcripts, produced in haste, and which may not be accurate in detail, have been placed in...

Petition by Edinburgh University medical students for more cadavers of anatomical study

 Collection — Box: Coll-1615 (E2015.19)
Identifier: Coll-1615
Scope and Contents Manuscript petition, ink on vellum (approx. 190 x 60cm in total, consisting of four joined membranes) with 248 signatures of medical students penned underneath text of the petition, also signed and dated by “J.Weatherspoon writer to the signet,” some light dustiness, several patches of discolouration, a few frayed areas at margins not affecting text.This huge vellum scroll bears the manuscript text of a petition dated 28 March 1828 signed by 248 medical students of the University of...

Three medical notebooks, two of which relate to Alexander Woodcock fl. 1833-1845

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Identifier: Coll-1483
Scope and Contents The Alexander Woodcock notebooks contain: Lectures on Anatomy and Physiology - Alexander Jardine Lizar - notebook noted 5 November 1833 Lectures on Chemistry - Doctor Hope - 11 July 1845 A third volume contains: Notes from 1 September 1843 - 20 July 1844 - Patient cases ...

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University of Edinburgh (Scottish University) 4
Monro, Alexander, 'primus', 1697-1767 (Professor of Anatomy, University of Edinburgh) 3
Monro, Alexander, 1733-1817 (professor of anatomy, University of Edinburgh) 3
Alston, Charles, 1683-1760 (physician and botanist) 1
Baldock, Richard, 1954- (computational biologist) 1
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Ballingall, George, Sir, 1780-1855 1
Bickersteth, Robert (surgeon at Liverpool Royal Infirmary) 1
Black, Joseph, 1728-1799 (professor of chemistry, University of Edinburgh) 1
Brash, James Couper, 1886-1958 1
Brash, James Couper, 1886-1958, Professor of Anatomy at Edinburgh University 1
Cooter, Roger, 1948- 1
Cowe, William Rolland Scott, 1915-1987 (surgeon and physician) 1
Cullen, William, 1710-1790 (chemist and mettalurgist) 1
Cunningham, Daniel John, 1850-1909 (professor of anatomy, Trinity College Dublin) 1
Glaister, John, 1892-1971, Professor of Forensic Medicine at Glasgow University 1
Goodsir, John, Professor, 1814-1867 (professor of anatomy Edinburgh University | Edinburgh) 1
Jamieson, Edward Bald, fl 1900 (Lecturer in Anatomy, Edinburgh University) 1
Kaufman, Matthew H., Professor, 1942-2013 (Professor of Anatomy) 1
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794 (French chemist) 1
Lister, Sir Joseph, 1827-1912 (1st Baron Lister | British surgeon and a pioneer of antiseptic surgery) 1
Lonsdale, Henry, 1816-1876 (Edinburgh University alumnus; physician) 1
Mackenzie, Basil William Sholto, 2nd Baron Amulree, 1900-1983 (physician) 1
Monro, Alexander, 1733-1817 1
Monro, Alexander, 1773-1859 ("Tertius", Professor of Anatomy, University of Edinburgh) 1
Pearse, Arthur, fl 1850s (medical student, University of Edinburgh) 1
Pringle, James Hogarth, 1863-1941, Surgeon 1
Robison, John, 1739-1805 (professor of natural philosophy, University of Edinburgh) 1
Sharp, Lauriston William, 1897-1959 (University Librarian, University of Edinburgh) 1
University of Glasgow (Scottish University)) 1
Watt, James, 1736-1819 (engineer) 1
Watt, James, 1863-1945 (solicitor, Edinburgh) 1
Whytt, Robert, 1714-1766 (professor of theory of medicine, University of Edinburgh) 1
Woodcock, Alexander, fl. 1832-1846 (student at Edinburgh University) 1
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