Drafts of a memorandum, 1827, by William Hey, MRCS

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Consists of three drafts of a memorandum entitled "Remarks on the question of augmenting the number of medical officers at the General Infirmary in Leeds": (1) First draft with amendments in another hand, 30 ff.; (2) Second draft, dated 7th April 1927, 26 ff.; (3) Third draft, same date, 28 ff.

Administrative / Biographical History

Second son of William Hey (1736-1819), and a notable surgeon in his own right. He was the author of A treatise on the puerperal fever

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Presented by the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society


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