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Pearce, Dr John Dalziel Wyndham

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0120 GC/192
Held at: Wellcome Library
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Full title: Pearce, Dr John Dalziel Wyndham
Date(s): 1933-1994
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 1 box
Name of creator(s): Pearce | John Dalziel Wyndham | 1905-1994 | clinical psychiatrist
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Administrative/Biographical history:

Dr Pearce was born in Edinburgh, 1905; educated at George Watson's College and the University of Edinburgh; Physician-in-Charge, Department of Psychiatry, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington; the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for Children; and the Royal Masonic Hospital; Medical Director of the Portman Clinic and Institute for the Study and Treatment of Delinquency; member, officer and advisor to many committees on delinquency and children's welfare, and was an examiner for the Royal Colleges in Edinburgh and elsewhere; died, 1994.


Scope and content/abstract:

Papers of Dr John Dalziel Wyndham Pearce, 1933-1994, including published and draft papers re juvenile delinquency, and relating to RAMC psychiatry service, Second World War. Includes account of case of religious fervour in an ambulance unit, 1941.

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:

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Given to the Contemporary Medical Archives Centre in February 1996 by Dr Pearce's widow; file no 18, given by Mrs Pearse to the RAMC Museum (their reference no 2232), was transferred to this collection with the agreement of Mrs Pearse and the RAMC.

Allied Materials

Related material:

In the Wellcome Library: The papers of S.H. Foulkes (PP/SHF) also include material on army psychiatry in World War II.

Publication note:

Description Notes

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

Rules or conventions:
General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal Place and Corporate Names 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Mar 2009.

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