Fonds MG3002 - Robert Fulford Ruttan Fonds

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Robert Fulford Ruttan Fonds

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  • 1881-1915 (Creation)
    Ruttan, Robert Fulford, 1856-1930

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6 cm of textual records

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A native of Napanee, Ontario, Robert Ruttan received his M.D.,C.M. from McGill University in 1884. He had a long association with McGill, commencing in 1886 as assistant to the professor of chemistry in the Medical Faculty. He became chairman of the Department of Chemistry in 1913, a position he held until 1928, and served as Dean of Graduate Studies from 1924 to 1927. He was emeritus Dean of Graduate Studies from 1928 to 1929.

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This archive consists largely of Ruttan's notes on general pathology and physiology lectures given by William Osler as well as a second series of notes on physiology, 1881-1882.

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