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Collection of offprints entitled "A Collection of Published Works by the Department of Surgery. University of Edinburgh" in three volumes
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Content Description This is a collection of offprints entitled "A Collection of Published Works by the Department of Surgery. University of Edinburgh". It is divided in three volumes: 1957-1965 (vol. I), 1966-1969 (vol. II), and 1970-1976 (vol. III). The foreword explains that "as an appreciation of the outstanding contribution to Surgical Science and Immunology made by Sir Michael Woodruff during his occupation of the Chair of Surgery (formerly Surgical Science), his colleagues have compiled a collection of most...
Scope and Contents The papers cover the years 1876 to 1910 and contains a great many autograph letters from eminent anatomists and medical men, including ten letters from Joseph Lister. There is also 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. An item of particular interest is an album of 96 photographs from Cunningham's service on...
Dates: c 1876-1910
Scope and Contents Section A, Biographical, is very slight. It includes an obituary and a copy of Pollock's curriculum vitae. Of particular note are correspondence and papers relating to Pollock's difficulties in obtaining a visa to visit the USA in 1967 and 1970.Section B, Medical Research Council, documents Pollock's time at the National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR), Mill Hill, London, from 1948 to 1964, shortly before his departure for Edinburgh. It is not...
Dates: ca 1934-2000
Fonds — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: Gen.2085 (28 boxes )
Scope and Contents The papers fully document all of Dott’s principal activities. In addition, there are Dott's careful lecture notes which illustrate the development of the teaching of neurosurgery at Edinburgh, while the correspondence with Cushing, Jefferson and others traces the leading organisations and leading personalities in the field, especially in the second quarter of the century. There is also an extensive record of many aspects of public health in Scotland, relating chiefly to the care of the...
Dates: c 1922-1973
- Lectures and Lecturing 2
- Anatomy 1
- Biology 1
- Medicine | Research | Scotland | Edinburgh | 1
- Molecular biology 1
- Neurosurgery 1
- Offprints 1
- Public Health 1
- Surgeons 1
- Surgery 1
- Surgery | Edinburgh (Scotland) | 1 ∧ less
- English 3
- English 1
- Cunningham, Daniel John, 1850-1909 (professor of anatomy, Trinity College Dublin) 1
- Dott, Norman McOmish, 1897-1973 (Neurosurgeon) 1
- Pollock, Martin Rivers, 1914-1999 (professor of biology, University of Edinburgh) 1
- University of Edinburgh, Department of Molecular Biology (1968-1990) (university department) 1
- Woodruff, Sir Michael Francis Addison, 1911-2001 (Knight | Surgeon) 1