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  • /1 Oval mounted portrait photograph of Smith, n.d. [Smith was professor of physiology] 22.5 x 17.5 (photograph), 26.5 x 21.5 cms (mount).
  • /2-6 Five carte de visites taken by C.A. Du Val & Co., various dates.
  • /7 Copy signature, 19 Jan 1837.
  • /8 MD entry, 1857, annotated by Bosdin Leech with MD 1856.
  • /9 MD entry, 1869.
  • /10 Copy signature, 26 Dec 1872.
  • /11 Obit, not sourced, [1875].
  • /12 Cutting, note about Smith at the time of the amalgamation of the Medical School and Owens College, from MRI Reminiscences by South, Manchester University Medical Students Gazette, Nov 1927.
  • /13 Letter from Noel O. Robinson, grandson of Smith, to Bosdin Leech , 14 Mar 1927, about Smith and a medal awarded to him by Bardsley.
  • /14 Holograph note, Medical School Records.
  • /15 Holograph note, marriage register entry for William Smith, 1842.
  • /16 Holograph note, brief biographical details taken from Brockbank's notes.
  • /17 Holograph note, note from diary of J.B. Harrison on death of Smith.
  • /18 Holograph note, brief biography of Smith from Axons Annals.
  • /19 Holograph note, quote from letter from Alfred Golland to Bosdin Leech , 6 Mar 1939, about Smith's 'express surgery'.
  • /20 Holograph note, anecdote about Smith at the amalgamation with Owens College.
  • /21 Holograph note, Memoir of Turner.
  • /22 Holograph note, baptism register entries 1843 and 1845.
  • /23 Holograph note, Renaud and Jordan, about Smith's professional career at MRI and Manchester Royal School of Medicine.
  • /24 Holograph note, street directory 1852.
  • /25 Holograph note, ref 'cuttings', date of death.
  • /26 Holograph note, reference to Smith as house surgeon in autobiography of J.B. Harrison.
  • /27-29 Holograph note, MRI minutes.
  • /30 Holograph note, transcript of inscription on medal awarded to Smith by Bardsley for excelling in his materia medica examinations in 1832, with other notes by Bosdin Leech , probably taken from conversation with Noel Robinson in 1927 (see /13).
  • /31 Holograph note, Medical School minutes.
  • /32 Proof entry in Brockbank, Lives of the honorary staff of the MRI....