Subject file: Glasgow Royal Infirmary Historical Collection, 1913-1974

Scope and Content


  • file of correspondence relating to Lister collection, 1965-1970;
  • catalogue of Lister related material in Pathology Department, c.1970
  • typescript and manuscript edits from letters relating to Lister artefacts, 1922-1929;
  • presscutting from Glasgow Herald regarding Lister's home at Woodside Place, 1974
  • letter from A.G. Faulds outlining donation of a flask of Lister's urine and the flask's history, 1936
  • catalogue of second hand books of Lister, 1913
  • correspondence with Henry Sotheran regarding the purchase of Lister's books, 1913
  • publication entitled "100 Years of Antiseptic Surgery 1867-1967" by Johnson & Johnson, 1967;
  • framed photograph of Puffing Billycarbolic spray, n.d.
  • typescript of BBC program entitled Scottish Magazine including a segment about Lister, 1965