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LOWDER, William (d 1801): notes from his lectures on midwifery

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 1538 S90
Held at: Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
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Full title: LOWDER, William (d 1801): notes from his lectures on midwifery
Date(s): 1782
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 2 vols
Name of creator(s): Unknown


Administrative/Biographical history:

William Lowder graduated doctor of medicine, Aberdeen, 1775; licentiate of the College of Physicians, 1786; practised midwifery; lectured at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals; died, 1801.


Scope and content/abstract:

Manuscript notes taken by an unknown student from lectures on midwifery delivered by William Lowder, 1782. Includes table of contents.

Access & Use

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System of arrangement:

By volume

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Finding aids:

No additional finding aids.

Archival Information

Archival history:

From the collection of Roy Dobbin.

Immediate source of acquisition:

Transferred from the Library to the College Archives in September 2007.

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Compiled by Sarah Drewery.
Sources: Roll of the Royal College of Physicians vol. 2

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with 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:
Jul 2008

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