Typescripts: "The Meningiomas"

Scope and Content

Two copies of typescript draft of the Skinner Lecture on meningiomas given by Jefferson to the Royal College of Radiologists in 1951. The second copy also includes one sheet of manuscript notes, dated 18 March, regarding the mortality rates given in the lecture. The lecture discusses the relationship between neurosurgery and radiology and the nature of meningiomas. Statistics are given showing the declining mortality rates from the 1920s to the 1940s.