Scrapbook

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 PLA/13/5/1
  • Dates of Creation
      1940-1966
  • Physical Description
      1 volume. Condition: some items loose.

Scope and Content

Scrapbook containing cuttings relating to aspects of Platt's life, such as lecture tours meetings, dinners, colleagues, lectures, baronetcy, honours, public engagements, and Platt's election as President of the Royal College of Surgeons. The scrapbook has a brief index at the front, and most of the cuttings are in chronological order covering 1948 to 1961. Towards the end of the volume, there are other types of document, such as membership cards, letters relating to appointments and Platt's National Registration Card. These are not in chronological order, and cover 1940 to 1966.