Allchin, Sir William Henry Allchin

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers, c1900, relating to the University of London.

Administrative / Biographical History

Allchin was born in 1846 and received his education privately and at University College, London, where he studied medicine. He went on to become consulting physician at numerous London hospitals and examiner for several universities around England. He was a Fellow, and at one point Senior Censor, of the Royal College of Physicians, London. As well as a long connection with the University of London, Allchin was Physician-Extraordinary to King Edward VII. He died in 1911.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the items in the collection is unrestricted for the purpose of private study and personal research within the controlled environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room. Access to archive collections may be restricted under the Freedom of Information Act. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

Other Finding Aids

Fully catalogued on the ULRLS on-line archives catalogue, http://archives.ulrls.lon.ac.uk/search.aspx

Archivist's Note

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

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