Medical Health Publications

Scope and Content

Reports 1939-1973, Dundee Publications 1973-1997, Acts, Bills and Statutory Instruments 1919-1951, Scottish Home and Health Publications 1970-1977, Journals and Newsletters 1970-2001, Tuberculosis Publications 1911-1913, General Medical Publications 1880-1968.

Administrative / Biographical History

A number of records have been collected over the years from various sources to form the Medical Health Publications collection. These comprise various sanitary and health reports, including the Medical Officer of Health Annual Reports for the County of Angus, as well as Dundee health publications, various medical health Acts, Bills and Statutory Instruments; Scottish Home and Health publications and general medical texts, journals and newsletters.


Records are arranged by publication type

Access Information

Records relating to living individuals are subject to the Data Protection Act. Otherwise, records are open for consultation, subject to preservation requirements.

Acquisition Information

Compiled from various local medical sources


Description compiled by Gary Smith, 'Unlocking the Medicine Chest' Project Assistant, 2004. Funding from the British Library and the Wellcome Trust Research Resources in Medical History assisted the creation of this description.

Other Finding Aids

Summary and Descriptive list available

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.


Some expected.

Corporate Names

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