Scope and Content

  • /1 Holograph note appears in photo of medical students 1893 [MMC/5/9/4/8].
  • /2 Cutting photo as MRI houseman 1895.
  • /3 Cutting re appointment at Salford Royal Infirmary 1895.
  • /4 Cutting Manchester Medical Students Gazette April 1906, article on Ray with photo.
  • /5 Cartoon of RayManchester University Medical Students Gazette June 1925.
  • /6 MD entry 1927.
  • /7 Cutting Manchester University Medical Students Gazette May 1930, article with photo of Ray.
  • /8-9 Holograph notes re. Ray's presence at last operation undertaken at MRI using the carbolic spray.
  • /10 Notice death of wife, not dated.
  • /11 Cutting not sourced re. Ray's interest in woodwork, includes an autograph signature.
  • /12 Holograph note, humorous anecdote about Ray by Alan Barratt, n.d.
  • /13-14 Holograph note and typescript, note anecdotes about Ray by W.R. Douglas.
  • /15 Obit. Manchester Guardian 1946.
  • /16 Proof entry in Brockbank, Lives of the MRI staff
  • /17-21 B & W photograph of Ray working as an anaesthetist with surgeon and nurses ( 3 copies), not dated by the late 1890s early 1900s, includes a letter from E.D.Telford to WB, 3 July 1956, giving opinion that the hospital is probably Salford Royal and the surgeon may be ' John Platt. Photograph was donated by his son William Howson Ray.