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Rogers, Sir Leonard (1868-1962)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0120 PP/ROG
Held at: Wellcome Library
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Full title: Rogers, Sir Leonard (1868-1962)
Date(s): early 20th century - mid 20th century
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 12 boxes and o/s 1 folder
Name of creator(s): Rogers | Sir | Leonard | 1868-1962 | Knight | Major General | tropical public health physician


Administrative/Biographical history:

KCSI,FRCP,FRCS,FRS; Specialist in tropical medicine; Indian Medical Service 1893-1920.


Scope and content/abstract:

Papers of Sir Leonard Rogers, early-mid 20th century, including diaries, diary notes, personal material, experimental notebooks, drafts of books and articles, correspondence, and notes on various (mainly tropical) diseases, particularly cholera, leprosy, and tuberculosis; reprints.

Access & Use

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Conditions governing access:

The papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Photocopies/photographs/microfilm are supplied for private research only at the Archivist's discretion. Please note that material may be unsuitable for copying on conservation grounds, and that photographs cannot be photocopied in any circumstances. Readers are restricted to 100 photocopies in twelve months. Researchers who wish to publish material must seek copyright permission from the copyright owner.

Finding aids:

The catalogue to this collection has not yet been fully converted to electronic form: for detail, and to order material, see hard-copy list available in the Wellcome Library. Copies of the catalogue are available on request. The catalogue is available on microfiche via the National Inventory of Documentary Sources (NIDS).

Collection level description available on-line on the Wellcome Library website

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:


Allied Materials

Related material:

At other repositories: Some additional papers are held at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Publication note:

J Sheppard, 'Sir Leonard Rogers and his papers', Medical History, 1983, 27, 214-215.

Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Copied from the Wellcome Library catalogue by Sarah Drewery.

Rules or conventions:
In compliance with ISAD (G): General International Standard Archival Description - 2nd Edition (1999); UNESCO Thesaurus, December 2001; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Jan 2009

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