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They made history: scripts of BBC dramas

  • Duncalf, Bill
MSS.8577 & 8586-8588
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work


Scripts and associated documentation for BBC dramas on milestones in 19th century medical history, on which Wellcome Historical Medical Museum staff had advised.



Physical description

4 files Typescript.

Acquisition note

Transferred to Archives & Manuscripts department, January 2008 (acc.1569) and February 2008 (acc.1576).

Biographical note

The series was produced by Bill Duncalf, with the exception of the 1961 programme on Ross which was produced by Shelagh Rees. The first two scripts were also by Duncalf; Anthony Coburn and Anthea Browne-Wilkinson scripted the 1961 programmes.

Ownership note

Previously held in the Wellcome Library's collection of printed books at shelfmark BZP, having been received by the Library as accession no.307470.

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