Photograph album

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 MMC/2/LeechE/4
  • Dates of Creation
      1935-1979
  • Physical Description
      1 volume  Binding damaged.

Scope and Content

Photograph album of photographs of Leech's house physicians at MRI, which was given to Leech on his retirement on 9 April 1935. The album was donated to the Manchester Medical Library by Pauline and Ann Leech in July 1988. With a letter from Crighton-Bramwell presenting the album to Leech, 23 April 1935. Includes photographs (usually portrait photographs) of the following men (and give the dates when they were house surgeon), some also include letter to Leech after Leech sent them a photograph of himself, Leech has pasted these in, occasionally with additional photographs: 

  • Edmund Philbin 1921.
  • Harold Edmund Emmett 1922 (with letter, 21 May 1935).
  • Reginald Anderton 1922 (two photographs, one in group at MRI and one with bride).
  • Gilbert Brook Lord 1923 (with letter, 25 May 1935).
  • Arthur Barlow 1923 (with letter, 24 May 1923).
  • Ronald Wilson Fairbrother 1924 (with letter, 22 May 1935).
  • Neville Andrew Jack Young 1926 (with letter, 22 May 1935).
  • John Thomas Chalmers Keddie 1926/7 (with letter, 28 May 1935).
  • Brian Ratcliffe Sandiford 1927.
  • Harold Anstall [or Arstall?] 1927/8.
  • Geoffrey Richard Walker 1928 (with letter, 29 May 1935).
  • John Stanley Miller 1929.
  • David Leslie Cran 1929/30.
  • Brian Powell Robinson 1930 (with letter, 24 May 1935).
  • Edgar Graham Elwell 1930 (with letter, 21 May 1925, and photograph of Elwell with baby).
  • Arthur Philip Lewis Blakely 1931 (with letter, 23 May 1935).
  • Hughe Breckin Craigie 1931/2 (with letter, 2 June 1935).
  • John Scully 1932 (with letter, 27 June 1935 and notice of death, 1979).
  • Denis John Williams 1932/2 (with postcard, n.d. [1935], annotated by ?Ann B. Leech).
  • Rupert Sykes 1933 (with letter 24 May 1935).
  • Philip Rainsford Evans 1933/4 (with letter, 22 May 1935, and photograph of Evans with EBL, October 1933).
  • Alan Robert Kennedy 1934 (with letter, 30 May 1935).
  • Noel Fereday Kirkman 1934/5.
  • Marjorie Swain 1935.