Papers of Herbert Gordon Easton, b 1916, medical graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

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  • Zoology laboratory notebook 1934.

Administrative / Biographical History

Herbert Gordon Easton was born in 1916 and first began attending the University of Glasgow in 1934 to study medicine. Over five years he took classes in Chemistry, Physics, Zoology, Anatomy, Botany, Physiology, Surgery, Materia Medicine, Pathology, Public Health, Medical Jurisprudence, Midwifery and Mental Diseases. Easton graduated with an MB ChB in 1939, before gaining his MD in 1954. Herbert Gordon Easton went on to become a general practitioner.


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Deposit : H G Easton : 1986

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Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives,ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999 and National Council on Archives,Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Collection catalogued by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 18 March 2005, and members of Glasgow University Archive Service Staff. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 03 March 2005. Catalogue edited by Emma Anthony, Business Archives Cataloguer, 12 July 2012.

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