Biographical file

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  • /1 Cutting from MRI group photograph, 1902.
  • /2 Cutting on speech by Leech at the Medical Students' Dinner, 1907.
  • /3 Cuttings from MRI group photographs, 1906-1908.
  • /4 Cutting from MRI group photograph, 1908.
  • /5 Published application, (honorary assistant physician, MRI), 13 May 1913.
  • /6 MD entry 1927.
  • /7 Cutting on lecture by Leech on the History of the Manchester School of Medicine, Manchester University Medical Students Gazette, n.d. [1928?]
  • /8 Notice of appointment, Manchester and Salford County Court, 1933.
  • /9 Notice of retirement, Manchester University Medical Students Gazette, May 1935.
  • /10 Cutting, biography by E.M. Brockbank on Leech's retirement from MRI, Manchester University Medical Students Gazette, May 1935.
  • /11-12 Letter from W. Cobbett to William Brockbank, 8 May 1950, with a photograph of Lord Alfred Webb-Johnson, Dr Judson Bury and EBL, dated 26 April 1940, dimensions: 8 x 10.5 cms.
  • /13 Obituary, Manchester Guardian, 20 September 1950.
  • 14 Obituary, BMJ, 30 September 1950.
  • 15 Obituary, Lancet, 30 September 1950.
  • /16 Obituary, Manchester University Medical Students Gazette, January 1951.
  • /17 Obituary, Royal College of Physicians, 19 March 1951.
  • /18 Cutting, biography from Brockbank, The Honorary Medical Staff of the Manchester Royal Infirmary, 1830-1948, (Manchester, 1965).