Sir Robert Kelly papers

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  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection SAL 038
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  • Physical Description
      1 file; manuscript, photographs, postcards, press cuttings, and printed material.  Includes 2 sketches.

Scope and Content

3 mounted photographs (1900, 1906, nd); 13 photographs (1916-1917, nd); 8 postcards (nd); 2 sketches (nd); Press cuttings (7 December 1916-14 February 1919, nd); Offprint of obituary from the British Medical Journal (2 December 1944); Letter (21 February 1917); Autographed dinner menu (3 February 1918); Pantomime programme (nd); Officer's Record of Services (July 1908-January 1918); 14 medical and military certificates and notices (30 December 1908-29 June 1923).

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Robert Ernest Kelly (1879-1944) was educated at the Liverpool Institute and Liverpool University. As a Captain, later Major and Colonel, RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps), he served as consulting surgeon to the British Salonika Force.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Miss A. Kelly (daughter).


In English.

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See Newspaper Section: "The Balkan News" (22 August 1917, 6 May 1918).