Correspondence. Surnames, 'James' to 'Macdonald'
- The Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL
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About this work
File consists of correspondence with people who have surnames from James to Macdonald, related to the seminar on, "The Development of Sports Medicine in Twentieth-century Britain", which was held at the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, on 29 June 2007. 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 as Volume 36 of the Witness Seminar series, L.A. Reynolds and E.M. Tansey (editors), The Development of Sports Medicine in Twentieth-century Britain, (London: Wellcome Trust, 2009).
Details of the seminar correspondence, primarily between the chair (Professor Domhnall MacAuley), advisers/organisers of the meeting (Dr Ian Burney and Dr Daphne Christie), editors of the published transcript (L.A. Reynolds and E.M. Tansey) and others include:
Detailed information for the seminar, commentary on the transcripts and feedback on the meeting from participants.
Correspondence with those not listed as participants including; Richard James (attendee); Dr Rodney Jaques (apologies); and John B. King (apologies) who provided a memoir on the history of sports medicine (reproduced in appendix 2 of the published volume).