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  • /1 Biographical sketch from Brockbank Lives of the Honorary Staff of MRI
  • /2 Holograph note (not by Bosdin Leech ), biography of Bowring.
  • /3-5 Holograph note from MRI minutes about Bowring's applications for posts.
  • /6 Testimonial for Bowring from J Lichfield, late Principal of King's College, London, 28 February 1844.
  • /7 Testimonial for Bowring from George Budd, professor of medicine at King's College, London, 29 February 1844.
  • /8 Testimonial for Bowring from Richard Partridge, professor of anatomy at King's College, London 1 March 1844
  • /9 Testimonial for Bowring from Thomas Watson Medical Directory entry, January 1849
  • /10 Testimonial for Bowring from William Ferguson, professor of surgery at King's College, London, 6 January 1849.
  • /11 Testimonial for Bowring from J Harter (Treasurer MRI), 6 March 1849
  • /12 Holograph copy of minute of MRI Weekly board referring to Bowring's activities as surgeon, dated 16 October 1849 [?].
  • /13 Letter from William Hawey to Bowring, reporting Board of Salford Royal Hospital's resolution praising Bowring's activities at the Hospital, 1 June 1855.
  • /14 Holograph note re. entry in 1856 MD.
  • /15 Holograph note references to Bowring 's surgical activities from Renaud MRIand Jordan, Jordan.
  • /16 Holograph note address in Whellan Directory.
  • /17 Medical Directory entry 1869.
  • /18 reference to Bowring from MRI 'cuttings book' 1879/1892, supports extension of MRI at Piccadilly.
  • /19 Holograph note various anecdotes of Bowring.
  • /20 Cutting from Golland's article 'Two generations' Manchester University Medical Students Gazette XVIII
  • /21 Holograph note reference to Bowring in Lediard's 'MRI reminiscences'
  • /22-24 Letters and note of address from Frances Bowring, daughter of George Bowring, to Bosdin Leech 11 and 23 Jan 1929, agreeing to answer questions about her father.
  • /25 Holograph note letter from Alfred Golland to Bosdin Leech , 6 March 1939, about appearance and character of Bowring.