Fonds P013 - Arthur Adderly Browne Fonds

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Arthur Adderly Browne Fonds

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  • 1875 (Creation)
    Browne, Arthur Adderly, 1848-1910

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1 cm of textual records (1 document).

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Arthur Adderly Browne received his M.D. at McGill University in 1872. He was an intimate friend of Sir William Osler in the latter’s Montreal years. They did post graduate studies in Europe, 1872-1874. Browne was an Elective Fellow of the Faculty of Medicine of McGill University in 1879 and Professor of Midwifery and Children’s Diseases from 1883 to 1887. He died in Montreal in 1910.

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Received from the McGill Medical Library November 27, 1948. Old accession number 231.

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Fonds consists of a notebook dated October 1875 of lecture notes by Arthur Adderly Browne pertaining to midwifery in Ontario.

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  • English

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The documents are in English.

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Items can be requested for consultation online via the Library Catalogue or by email at Advance notice is recommended.

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  • Box: P13/P14/P15