Jenner family and associated individuals
Archives and manuscripts
- Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823, physician, pioneer of vaccination against smallpox
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About this work
I fascimile letter to an un-named recipient, apparently the publisher or editor of a magazine, discussing Jenner's movements and the vaccination movement.
Presented to the Wellcome Library by Derby Museum, 14th September 1992.
Material conerning Jenner and his family is scattered throughout the Wellcome Library's Western Manuscript collections; of particular relevance are MSS. 2048-2069, 3015-3072, 3587-3588, 4487-4489 and 5222-5249.
Database description transcribed from Richard Aspin and Christopher Hilton's typescript supplement to S.A.J Moorat's Catalogue of Western Manuscripts