Van der Kolk collection of pathological specimens
Three volumes of a manuscript catalogue of the Van der Kolk collection of pathological specimens, found in the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology. Mostly in Latin, with some entries in Dutch, the catalogue is an alphabetical description of the various specimens with some case studies.
- 19th cent.
0.15 Linear metres (3 physical shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Lat. misc. d. 97, fols. 1-2.]
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MSS. Lat. misc. d. 97-99
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 15195
A collection of pathological specimens, 19th cent., of Jacobus van der Kolk, Dutch pathologist.
Biographical / Historical
Jacobus Ludovicus Conradus Schroeder van der Kolk (1797-1862) was a Dutch pathologist.
The specimen collection to which these volumes are the catalogue was purchased on behalf of the University by Sir Henry Acland for £200, in 1864, and the three volumes of the catalogue with them.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology through Dr. A.H.T. Robb-Smith, 1995.
- Catalogue of the manuscript catalogue of the Van der Kolk collection of pathological specimens, 19th cent.
- Finding aid prepared by Anna Dunn
- Language of description