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  • Title
    Folder titled 'Lister Centenary of Antiseptics', 1966-1967
  • Reference
    RCS-SEC/138
  • Level of description
    file
  • Date
    1966-1967
  • Creator
  • Scope and Content
    Largely regards a conference organised by the Royal College of Surgeons of England commemorating the centenary of Lord Lister's first reports on antiseptic techniques. Includes programmes and exhibition catalogue for the event; copy of the Sunday Times Magazine containing an article about the centenary; cutting from the British Medical Journal regarding the conference; invitations to the event; commemorative booklet produced by Johnson & Johnson titled 'Lord Lister: 100 years of antiseptic surgery 1867-1967'; typescript minutes of the historical and exhibitions committee; correspondence between the college, the Royal Society,the University of Edinburgh, Kings College London, the Radcliffe Infirmary Oxford; and the Lister family regarding artefact loans for the exhibition; and photocopies of press cuttings from 'the Glasgow Herald', 'the Yorkshire Post', and 'the Evening Standard'.
  • Extent
    1 folder
  • Language
    English
  • Conditions governing access
    By appointment only. See College website for contact details of the Archives.
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