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Cushny, Professor Arthur Robertson (1866-1926)

Cushny, Professor Arthur Robertson, FRS (1866-1926) Professor of Pharmacology, University College London and Edinburgh University

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Correspondence and other items of personal and career interest; manuscripts and notes; photocopies of his correspondence with Dr J J Abel of Johns Hopkins University, 1889-1926; Sir John McMichael's files relating to Cushy, 1970-1978



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A. Personal and Family, 1895-1927 B. Career, 1889-1926 C. Manuscripts, notes etc, [n.d.] D. Correspondence with and by Dr John J Abel, 1893-1937 E. Sir John McMichael's files re Cushny, 1970-1978

Acquisition note

The first accession was received by the Contemporary Medical Archives Centre in February 1979 from Cushny's daughter, Mrs Helen MacGillivray, via Sir John McMichael. A notebook given to Sir William Paton by his predecessor at Oxford was presented to the Contemporary Medical Archives Centre in August 1979 via Sir John McMichael. The material in Section E, accession 173, was received with the papers of Sir John McMichael in August 1984.

Related material

Additional Cushny papers in the Department of Manuscripts, University of Edinburgh Library. Originals of photocopies in D. 1 are in the Library of Johns Hopkins University.

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