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C-L, 1881-1971

MS. Eng. c. 8051
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(fols. i-54) Chaplin, Arnold, 1920, comprising:
  1. "The history of medical education in the universities of Oxford and Cambridge 1500-1850" by Chaplin, typescript copy of his article published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine, 13, 1920.
(fols. 55-61) Church, William (Sir), 1892-1893, comprising letters from Church to Sir John Burdon-Sanderson.

(fols. 62-74) Daubeny Buildings and Laboratory, [1882]-1971, comprising:
  1. "Magdalen College laboratory register 1869 to 1894", compiled by Edward Chapman, [c.1882] (photocopy)
  2. postcard from Sir Godfrey Driver to Hugh Sinclair regarding whether Daubeny was a Wykehamist (pupil at Winchester College), 1971
  3. notes on Magdalen College and physiology by Hugh Sinclair (including mention of Charles Daubeny and Edward Chapman), [c.1971]
(fols. 75-101) Dixey, Frederick Augustus, 1892-1936, comprising:
  1. letters to Dixey from William Bruce-Clarke, Sir William Church and Sir E. Ray Lankester, 1892
  2. letter from Dixey's son to Kenneth Franklin, 1936
  3. leaflet about the Millard Mechanical and Engineering Laboratory in Oxford by Reverend Frederick J. Jervis-Smith, 1902
  4. notes on the Oxford degrees in medicine
  5. "One professor x votes?" by Alfred Denis Godley. Poem about Dixey and Burdon-Sanderson photocopied from Reliquiae, 1, 1926, pp. 26-7 (originally published in the Oxford magazine, 1892-3)
(fols. 102-48) Franklin, Kenneth James, 1936, 1947, comprising:
  1. letters to Franklin about his article "A short sketch of the history of the Oxford Medical School", 1936-1947
  2. "The personalities of the Oxford Medical School" by Sir Humphry Rolleston, cutting from the Annals of Medical History, 8 (4), July 1936, pp. 277-87; with a letter from Rolleston to Franklin mentioning this article
(fols. 149-206) Lankester, E. Ray (Sir), 1881-1894, comprising:
  1. letters from Lankester asking for comments on proposals being put before the board of the Faculty of Natural Science, 1892 (printed)
  2. letter from Lankester to Dr. Church proposing changes to medical students' curriculum and examinations, 1892 (printed)
  3. letter from Frederick Augustus Dixey in reply to Lankester's letter to Dr. Church, 1892 (handwritten copy by Dixey)
  4. "An appeal to the governing bodies of the Colleges within the University of Oxford" by Lankester, 1892, discusses the lack of fellowships and scholarships for natural science subjects, specifically zoology; with related cutting from the Oxford Magazine, 1892
  5. letters, report and agenda relating to a meeting of the Delegates of the University Museum to discuss the care of collections and the assignment of space in the Museum, 1894 (printed)
  6. "Testimonials presented to the electors for the Linacre Professorship of Anatomy and Physiology" by William Hatchett Jackson, 1881
  7. letters and papers relating to the election of a deputy to the Linacre Professorship of Human and Comparative Anatomy, 1888. Lankester was a candidate but the letters and papers here are in support of William Hatchett Jackson


  • 1881-1971


206 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 8051

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