Drawings, engravings and photographs of: Muscles, Bones and Joints, c 1850 ? c 1900; Sexually Transmitted Diseases, c 1850 ? c 1900; Calculi, c 1850 ? c 1900; Female Generative, c 1850 ? c 1900; Male Generative, c 1850 ? c 1890; Cardiovascular, 1833 ? c 1900; Miscellaneous, c 1850 ? c 1900; Gastrointestinal, 1849 ? c 1890; Kidney, 1849 ? c 1900; Lungs, 1848 ? c 1900; Brain and Cord, c 1850 ? 1926; Liver, 1849 ? c 1900; Larynx, c 1850 ? 1852; Spleen and Haemopoietic System, c 1850 ? 1900; Medical Notebook, c 1850.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The pathological drawings around which this collection is based were discovered in Dundee University in the early 1990's. All 63 original watercolours feature the signature of Neil Stewart [the artist] and feature commentary by William Tennant Gairdner. The majority of the watercolours are dated between 1848 and 1855.
Records are arranged chronologically within series.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.
The records were deposited by The University of Dundee
Fonds level description compiled by Gary Smith, 'Unlocking the Medicine Chest' Project Archivist, using existing lists.
Other Finding Aids
Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available.
Alternative Form Available
No known copies.
Conditions Governing Use
Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.
The material is original.