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  • /1-2 Notices of birth, 1932.
  • /3 Notice of birth, 1935.
  • /4 Notice of appointment, Lancet, 23 March 1935.
  • /5 Notice of birth, 1940.
  • /6 Cutting, about Macdonald's visit to USA, 25 November 1943.
  • /7 Letter from Macdonald to Lieutenant T. Dinsdale, 2 June 1944. The letter responds to an enquiry about the effectiveness of various spinal anaesthetics and related experimentation.
  • /8 Cutting, portrait photograph, Manchester University Medical School Gazette, December 1954.
  • /9 Portrait photograph, n.d. [1954?] Dimensions: 25.5 x 20.5 cms.
  • /10 Cutting, 'French honour for Dr A.D. Macdonald', Manchester Guardian, 25 January 1960.
  • /11 Cutting, '"Happiness" in a bottle: Warning on drugs', Manchester Guardian, 4 August 1961.
  • /12 Cutting, 'Fewer British drug addicts. Pharmacists call for vigilance', Times, 14 September 1962.
  • /13 Cutting, 'Hospital unit needed for drug addicts', Manchester Guardian, 14 September 1962.
  • /14 Cutting, visit of Macdonald to the University of Khartoum, Manchester University Medical Students Gazette, 1963.
  • /15 Cutting, photograph of Macdonald with rabbit, Manchester Guardian, 1963.
  • /16 Notice of retirement, University of Manchester Gazette, December 1964.
  • /17 Cutting, appreciation of University Senate on Macdonald's retirement, University of Manchester Gazette, December 1964.
  • /18 Photocopy cutting, on Macdonald's retirement, not sourced, [1964].
  • /19-21 Order of service for memorial service, 13 June 1978, with typescript words for hymns and typescript address by Ronald Preston.
  • /22 Typescript obituary, possibly by H. Schnieden, Leech professor of pharmacology, [1978].
  • /23 Typescript, 'further notes on Professor Macdonald', with a 'personal obituary', by Barry Cox, [1978].
  • /24 Notice of death and obituary, Daily Telegraph, 23 May 1978.
  • /25 Obituary, Lancet, 17 June 1978.
  • /26-27 Obituary and comment, BMJ, October 1978.
  • /28 MMS Biographical form [1965].
  • /29 Notice of memorial service, This Week, 5 June 1978.