Correspondence. General and Surnames, 'Andrewes' to 'Howarth'

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File consists of papers and general correspondence, plus correspondence with people who have surnames from Andrews to Howarth, related to the seminar on, "The M.R.C. Common Cold Unit", which was held at the Wellcome Institute on 13 May 1997. The seminar was part of the Wellcome Witnesses to Twentieth Century Medicine meetings also known as the Witness Seminars. The transcript of this seminar was published with three other seminars in Volume 2 of the Witness Seminar series, E.M. Tansey, D.A. Christie, L.A. Reynolds (editors), Making the Human Body Transparent: The Impact of N.M.R. and M.R.I.; Research in General Practice; Drugs in Psychiatric Practice; The M.R.C. Common Cold Unit, (London: Wellcome Trust, 1998).

Details of the seminar correspondence, primarily between the organiser ( Dr Tilli Tansey), editors of the published transcript (E.M. Tansey and L.A. Reynolds) and others include:

List of attendees, suggested outline of meeting, and a publicity sheet on the meeting.

Handwritten notes and copies of e-mails regarding the organisation of the meeting and notes between the organisers and editors regarding the transcript and accommodating people's comments.

Detailed information for the seminar, commentary on the transcripts and feedback on the meeting from participants.



Physical description

1 file


The correspondence comes after the general information and is arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

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  • 809