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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 35 Collections and/or Records:


Acland Family Papers

The Acland papers consist mainly of the correspondence of Sir Henry Wentworth Acland. There are also groups of papers of his daughter Sarah Angelina, of his wife Sarah, of two of his sons, Sir William A. Dyke Acland, and Henry Dyke Acland, and of his brother-in-law William C. Cotton.
Extents: 211 shelfmarks
Dates: 1820-1926

Additional papers of Henry Wentworth Acland and his daughter Sarah Angelina Acland

Commonplace book of H.W. Acland and visitors' book of S.A. Acland.
Extents: 0.11 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1852-1886

Archive of Ida Mann

Papers of Ida Mann, ophthalmologist (1893-1983), and papers relating to her.
Extents: 2.2 Linear metres (20 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1921-2007

Archive of Mabel FitzGerald

Archive of Mabel Purefoy FitzGerald (1872–1973), physiologist and clinical pathologist, with family papers.
Extents: 18.0 Linear metres (124 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1667-2016

Archive of Sir James Gowans

Archive of the immunologist, and Secretary of the Medical Research Council, Sir James Learmonth Gowans (b. 1924)
Extents: 9.6 Linear metres (64 boxes)
Dates: 1910-2015

Archive of the Overseas Nursing Association

Papers of the Overseas Nursing Association, formerly the Colonial Nursing Association, which was established in 1895 to provide trained nurses for hospital and private work in the British colonies and among other British communities abroad.
Extents: 26.84 Linear metres (244 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1894-1972

Archive of the Smyly family

Papers of the Smyly family, particularly H. Jocelyn Smyly (1882-1970), doctor and missionary, his wife Eileen Smyly, née Bell (1894-1987), doctor and missionary, and their sons William Smyly (1922-2018), journalist and teacher, and David Smyly (1923-1990), doctor and missionary.
Extents: 8.68 Linear metres (59 shelfmarks)
Dates: c. 1856-2015

Ashmole Manuscripts

Among Ashmole's papers are: Papers of Dr Simon Forman (1552-1611) Medical and astrological papers of Dr Richard Napier (1559-1634), Theodoricus Gravius and John Dee (1527-1608) Collections - chiefly astrological - of John Booker (1603-1667) and William Lilly (1602-1681) Ashmole's collection is also strong in heraldry and local history, and to…
Extents: 714 shelfmarks
Dates: 11th-17th century

Collection of Welsh Poems

A collection of 17th- and 18th-century Welsh poems. The collection also includes some Welsh medical receipts, apparently of the the 17th century, with a few additions in English.
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-18th cent.

Collections of Rev. John Lewis

Miscellaneous collections, extracts and notes by John Lewis, with sketches and illustrations. The collections include material relating to theology, astronomy, history, and medicine.
Extents: 10 shelfmarks
Dates: 1701-1761
Single Item

Contemporary copy of tracts relating to the sickness and death, 1684, of Dorothea Bettenson, aged 20

Contemporary copy of tracts relating to the sickness and death, 1684, of Dorothea Bettenson, aged 20
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 600
Extents: 162 Leaves
Dates: 1684
Single Item

Diary of Thomas Trollope (1830-1905), surgeon

Diary of Thomas Trollope, surgeon, 1856-1857
Shelfmark: MS. 12722
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 24 May 1856 - 10 Jun 1857

Digby Manuscripts

Manuscripts collected by Digby, including manuscripts relating to Roger Bacon, astrology, astronomy, the Bible, medicine and theology.
Extents: 244 shelfmarks
Dates: 9th-17th century

Douce Manuscripts

Manuscripts, and some printed books, collected by Douce, including books of Hours, sermons, and papers relating to medicine, literature, theology, French romances, and law.
Extents: 453 shelfmarks
Dates: 8th-19th century
Single Item

Household recipes

Household recipes
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 183
Extents: 70 Leaves
Dates: 1799-1826

Lectures by William Cullen

Lectures by William Cullen at Edinburgh, the first volume only dated, 1772. The subjects are the institutions of medicine, pathology, therapeutics, and the practice of physic.
Extents: 9 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th cent.
Single Item

Letter to Mrs Morrat, relating to prevention of illness caused by damp clothes

Letter to Mrs Morrat, relating to prevention of illness caused by damp clothes, 1850.
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 179, fol. 34
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1850

Libri Manuscripts

Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Libri, including papers relating to classical literature, religion and medicine.
Extents: 68 shelfmarks
Dates: 10th-18th cent.

Lister Manuscripts

Scientific manuscripts of Lister, including manuscripts on fossils, medicine and shells, with letters, notes and extracts, and copies of works.
Extents: 41 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-18th cent.

Locke Manuscripts

Papers of John Locke, including: Journals, letters, and accounts Papers relating to books and Locke's library Papers relating to theology, religion and philosophy Papers relating to money and coinage Medical notebooks and papers Papers relating to trade and the colonies Collections of verse …
Extents: 134 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-18th cent.