Photograph of Fellows of the Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, 1925

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Photograph of Fellows of the Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, 1925.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Robertson Snodgrass (1890-1955) studied medicine at Glasgow University and gained his MB in 1913. He became a Fellow of the Royal Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in 1920, and was its President 1948-50. He became the first physician appointed to the Southern General Hospital and was instrumental in transforming the old Poor Law institution into a first-rate general hospital. In 1942 he was appointed consultant physician in charge of wards at the Western Infirmary.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically within record series.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Gift from depositor's family.

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list available at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

Archivist's Note

None.

Conditions Governing Use

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Appraisal Information

Appraised in accordance with GB 250's collection policy.

Custodial History

Held with depositor's family.

Accruals

Not expected.

Location of Originals

This material is original.

Bibliography

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