Series A - Subject Files, 1934-1981

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Subject Files, 1934-1981

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  • 1934-1981 (Creation)

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38 cm of textual records. – 200 photographs. – 114 drawings. – 2 postcards. – 2 slides. – 1 technical drawing. – 1 film reel.

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Series A contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, research and teaching materiel, photographs and drafts of work from Dr. McNaughton’s association with McGill University, the Montreal Neurological Institute, the Royal Victoria Hospital, the Neuro Musical International, and various professional associations. Of special importance are the biographical files pertaining to Dr. Wilder Penfield. A large portion of this series is devoted to the study of headaches including drafts of works on this topic.

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Series A comprises 64 files (files no. 1 to 64). The records in each file are arranged in reverse chronological order.

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  • English

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The documents are in English

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