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Working papers, c. 1909-1983

MS. 12387/2

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Comprises files entitled:
  1. 'Fleming, Published Works': bibliography; honours etc.; notes on travels; biography (Alexander Fleming and Almroth Edward Wright); Dictionary of National Biography; notes on other biographies; copies of biographical articles regarding Fleming and his colleagues, in particular Sir Almroth Wright (1861-1947).
  2. File number 7 [no file title]: offprints and copies of articles regarding Fleming and his work; notes by Macfarlane on Fleming’s publications; copies of notes and articles by various authors on Fleming, 1967-1983.
  3. 'British Library (British Museum), Fleming Papers': correspondence with the British Library regarding arrangements to see the Fleming papers; notes on the papers by Macfarlane; copies from catalogue, requests for copies of documents and British Library forms, 1981-1982.
  4. 'Fleming Centenary, 1981': press cuttings regarding the celebration of the centenary and Macfarlane’s writings on Fleming; photocopy of an example of Fleming’s scientific notes; copies of speeches made on the occasion of the centenary, mainly 1981.
  5. 'Fleming, letters and papers about early years, Darvel, Chelsea Arts Club, London Scottish': press cuttings, articles and other papers containing biographical information about Fleming, mainly 1950s-1980s.
  6. 'Fleming, Copies of Published Work': offprints and photocopies, c.1909-1950.
  7. File number 12 [no file title]: correspondence between Macfarlane and the Fleming family, 1980-1983.


  • c. 1909-1983


1 box (7 folders)


MS. 12387/2

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom