Papers of Margaret Brown McLellan, (Mrs R L Mackay), 1900-1993, medical graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Book of lecture notes for Clinical Medicine class, 1923.

Administrative / Biographical History

Margaret Brown McLellan was born on 21 August  1900  , the daughter of James Kirkwood McLellan, an overseer with the General Post Office in Glasgow. In 1918 she came to the  University of Glasgow to study medicine and graduated MB ChB in  1923  . She took the following classes: Botany, Zoology, Physics and Chemistry in 1918-1919; Anatomy and Physiology in 1919-1920; Materia Medica, Surgery, Therapeutics and Pathology in 1920-1921; Surgery, Clinical Surgery, Practice of Medicine, Medical Jurisprudence and Public Health, Diseases of Children, Clinical Medicine, Midwifery between1921-1923. She married Dr Robert Lindsay MacKay c 1925 and they moved to Wolverhampton. In the Medical Directories she was listed as a Justice of the Peace, but there were no further details of her medical career. She died on  12 August 1993  .


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Acquisition Information

Deposit : Margaret McLellan (Mrs Mackay) : Sept 1977 : ACCN 0921

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Digital file level list available in searchroom.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

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Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 0248 procedures

Custodial History

Owned by Dr Margaret McLellan before donation to GUAS. It was previously catalogued as GUA 36145


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Related Material

GB 0248 DC108 Records of Early Twenties Club (photographs and menus were donated by M B McLellan); and GB 0248 UGC072, Papers of Robert Lindsay Mackay, 1896-c1985, medical practitioner.

Location of Originals

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Additional Information

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

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Fonds level description compiled by Alma Topen, Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 06 July 2004.

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