Papers of Dr John Campbell (1792-1873)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letters to Dr Campbell including from Robert Cleghorn and Sir Charles Bell, 1816-1863; lecture notes from the lectures of John Abernethy of St Bartholomew's Hospital and from Dr Gregory, Professor of Medicine at Edinburgh University, 1772-1813; miscellaneous documents including receipts for arsenic and prescriptions, 1812-1857.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Campbell became a Licentiate of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1811 and a Fellow in 1863. He became a Fellow of the Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in 1816 and gained his Doctorate of Medicine (MD) in Glasgow in 1830. He became a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons in London in 1813. He practised as a surgeon in Largs, Ayrshire. He died on 14 May 1873 aged 81.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically within record series.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

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Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list available at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Rachael Third, Scottish Archive Network Project, based on work undertaken by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

Conditions Governing Use

Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance from the Archivist. We will try to assist in identifying copyright owners but the responsibility for copyright clearance before publication ultimately rests with the reader.

Appraisal Information

Appraised in accordance with GB 250's collection policy.

Custodial History

Not known.

Accruals

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Location of Originals

This material is original.

Bibliography

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