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2 Common-place books with medical receipts and prescriptions, and with gardening hints

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Identifier: Coll-1555
Scope and Contents The common-place books are written in the same hand, largely, and are described as: 1 x common-place book, small 4to, with 174pp numbered, dating from 1817-1837, though a later style of handwriting on last unnumbered 4 pp feature the date 1849. Original lightly diced Russia, lacking spine. Manuscript medical receipts, prescriptions. Entries feature named Scottish doctors or Scottish periodicals. An...
Dates: 1810-1860

Alison, William Pulteney

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Identifier: GD1-4
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Notes by unidentified student from lectures by W. P. Alison on the Institutes of Medicine 1828 and 1830

Dates: 1828-1830

Bone, John Wardle

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Identifier: GD1-45
Scope and Contents

Medals 1886-1891

Dates: 1886-1891

Bruce, Alexander Ninian

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Identifier: GD1-43
Scope and Contents

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

Dates: 1887-1912

Clinical cases of Dr. Rutherford and Dr. Gregory, November 1793

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Identifier: Coll-1326
Scope and Contents

An index at the beginning of this substantial volume of clinical case notes lists 28 women and 31 men with their symptoms and treatment recorded in manuscript notes over more than 600 pages. The manuscript offers much information on the methods of these two leading 18th century Scottish physicians.

Dates: 1793

Collection of Library slips relating to Edinburgh University theses, 1844

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Identifier: Coll-1288
Scope and Contents The 5 x slips (fragments) were discovered by cataloguing staff inside earlier Edinburgh University theses. They are handwritten in ink. The fragments are: - a note of page references with some remarks relating to a medical text - a list of theses sent either by or to Prof. Christison, Edinburgh College, 26 July 1844 - with the names Vass, Anderson, Chepmell, Etherington, Fleming,...
Dates: 1844

Collection of Photographs relating to Rex v. Ruxton 1935

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Identifier: Coll-704
Scope and Contents

The collection is composed of circa 43 black and white photographs, many of them duplicated, of severed limbs and bones, bodies in decomposition, skull and cranial features, foot casts, shoes and other personal effects. There are tracing paper sketches of skull dimensions, feet, and bone cross-sections.

Dates: 1935-1936

Correspondence relating to the Scottish Anti-Vaccination League

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Identifier: Coll-723
Scope and Contents

The collection is composed of correspondence relating to the Scottish Anti-Vaccination League, Kirkcaldy, 1896-1897.

Dates: 1896-1897

Diaries of Dr. S. W. Carruthers

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Identifier: Coll-1134
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of notes and news cuttings at Dc.2.76/17, a dissertation at Gen. 1931, and three manuscript diaries at E2008.14.The material at Dc.2.76/17 consists of a notebook (circa 17 pages) with notes accompanying several newspaper cuttings on various University activities. The front cover is noted 'Edinburgh University / Various Student Activities / 1887-1888'. It contains clippings relating to: the Rectorial Elections 1887 and 1888 and from the ...
Dates: 1885-1888

Diary of Isabel Jane Thorne

 Fonds — Box: CLX-A-842
Identifier: Coll-1175
Scope and Contents

The diary is 43pp. long (foolscap). It is a copy of typescript with corrections. It begins with her birth and family circumstances as she grew up, and includes her life as a governess, her marriage and journey to China, the birth of her children, the Taiping Rebellion, medical training in London and studies in Edinburgh, and her return to London. The diary ends in 1886-1887 and with brief description of personal celebrations around the Jubilee of Queen Victoria.

Dates: 1887

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Dott, Norman McOmish, 1897-1973 (Neurosurgeon) 1
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Kaufman, Matthew H., Professor, 1942-2013 (Professor of Anatomy) 1
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794 (French chemist) 1
Laws, Amelia Nyasa, 1886-1978 (medical practitioner) 1
Macaskie, James Griffith, Dr, 1856-1945 (general practitioner) 1
Monro, Alexander, 'primus', 1697-1767 (Professor of Anatomy, University of Edinburgh) 1
NHS Education for Scotland 1
Nimmo, John, d 1827, Doctor 1
Philip, Dr., Grant E. (Doctor, Crime fiction writer) 1
Pollock, Martin Rivers, 1914-1999 (professor of biology, University of Edinburgh) 1
Robertson, John C., fl. 1897 1
Robison, John, 1739-1805 (professor of natural philosophy, University of Edinburgh) 1
Robson, James Scott, Professor, 1921-2010 (professor of medicine, Edinburgh University) 1
Roslin Institute 1
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (1729-:) 1
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Rutherford, Daniel, 1749-1819 (physician and botanist) 1
Thorne, Isabel Jane, 1834-1910 (campaigner for medical education for women) 1
University of Edinburgh MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine (stem cell research centre) 1
University of Edinburgh, Department of Molecular Biology (1968-1990) (university department) 1
University of Edinburgh. Edinburgh University Library 1
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Vass, James, fl. 1844 (Edinburgh University graduate) 1
Wardell, John Richard, fl. 1844 (Edinburgh University graduate) 1
Watson, James Kenneth, fl.1885-1896 (surgeon) 1
Watt, James, 1736-1819 (engineer) 1
Whytt, Robert, 1714-1766 (professor of theory of medicine, University of Edinburgh) 1
Wilmut, Ian, Sir, 1944-: (professor of reproductive science, University of Edinburgh) 1
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