W. Henry de Wytt

Scope and Content

Papers relating to W. Henry de Wytt and the teaching of Materia Medica and Therapeutics at St. Andrews University

Administrative / Biographical History

W. Henry de Wytt graduated from the University of Glasgow in 1895 and acted as lecturer on Materia Medica and Therapeutics at St Andrews University from c 1896-1898. In 1898 he applied for the position of Chair of Materia Medica at St Andrews University.


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Acquisition Information

Deposited by Matthew Jarron, May 2009

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The records are on paper

Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Jennifer Johnstone, Archive Trainee, May 2009

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.

Custodial History

The documents were donated to the Medical History Museum in 1989 by Dr David Shepherd, Clinical Pharmacology.


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