William Dancer Thane (1825-1880): certificates and miscellaneous papers

  • Thane, William Dancer, 1825-1880.
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work


1. Indenture apprenticing W.D. Thane, of Islington, to Charles Seymour Thane, MRCS Eng; He was to serve for five years, learning the art of an apothecary.

2-18 Charing Cross Hospital Medical School attendance and prize certificates; A number are illustrated with external views of the Hospital buildings.

19-21 MRCS Eng. and LM, 8 May and 20 June 1860, with a photocopy of the certificate of registration.

22. 'Chronology of the most memorable events of, and connected with, my lifetime. W D T' Notebook containing autobiographical and family notes, 1784-1869.

23-30 Letters to W.D. Thane and miscellaneous papers, 1857-1870.



Physical description

31 items Partly photocopy. Partly membrane. Various sizes.

Acquisition note

Presented by Mr and Mrs B H Clark, 1982.

Related material

Cf. MS. 5200.

Finding aids

Database description taken from that in: Richard Palmer, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the Wellcome Library for the History & Understanding of Medicine: Western Manuscripts 5120-6244 (London: The Wellcome Library for the History & Understanding of Medicine, 1999).


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Accession number

  • acc. 336494