Papers of John Mackean Maxton, 1896-1980, medical graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

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  • General lecture notes, 1915.

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John Mackean Maxton was born in Glasgow on 24 March 1896  . His father, Archibald Maxton, was a designer. John studied medicine at the University of Glasgow from 1914-1920  and was awarded first class certificates for Pathology and Physiology in 1917, and Diseases of the Throat and Nose in 1918. He graduated with an MBChB in April 1920  . After completing his terms as House Physician at Glasgow Royal Infirmary and House Surgeon at Clayton Hospital, Wakefield, John set up practice in Maryhill, Glasgow and then West Cardonald, Glasgow. He died in Glasgow on 16 January 1980  .


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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


Collection catalogued by members of Glasgow University Archive Service staff. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 19 July 2004. Administrative history edited by Jane Heward, Archives Assistant, 24 May 2011.

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