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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...
Collection — Box Coll-1615 (E2015.19)
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...
Dates: 28 March 1828
Scope and Contents Two photographs of heads of chickens. The image on the left, figure 20, shows a 'well-balanced head, almost as deep as long'; and the image on the right, figure 21 shows a 'un-balanced head, much longer than deep.'
Scope and Contents Photographs from the article, 'Points of a Sheep - Judge by Touch Rather Than by the Eye', in the January 1922 edition of Modern Farming showing two men illustrating the various ways to test the quality of the sheep.
Scope and Contents Illustration of the anatomical points of Beef cattle from the front and rear views with numbers written on the various parts corresponding to the terms printed below.