Research papers and publications of John Chassar Moir, 1932-1972

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Published articles by Chassar Moir relating to his work on ergot and vesico-vaginal fistula, together with related articles by his medical contemporaries and research notes, and papers collated by Chassar Moir. Included within this series are papers relating to Chassar Moir's article on 'The History and Present Day Use of Ergot' for the Canadian Medical Association (1955), his published work 'Vesico-vaginal Fistula' (1961), his editorship of Munro-Kerr's 'Operative Obstetrics' (5th edition, 1950, 6th edition, 1957, and 7th edition, 1964), and a presidential address made by Moir to the Royal Society of Medicine (1962) entitled 'Men I Have Known'.


As received by subject.

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Copyright is vested in the estate of Professor John Chassar Moir.

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Custodial History

Probably passed to the College Library when either Chassar Moir or his widow presented other material to the College Museum. Transferred to the Archives from the College Library in September 2001.