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SPRIGGS, Sir Edmund Ivens (1871-1949)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0113 MS-SPRIE
Held at: Royal College of Physicians
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Full title: SPRIGGS, Sir Edmund Ivens (1871-1949)
Date(s): 1911-1949
Level of description: fonds
Extent: 61 files
Name of creator(s): Spriggs | Sir | Edmund Ivens | 1871-1949 | Knight | physician


Administrative/Biographical history:

Born, 1871; education: Market Harborough Grammar School; Wycliffe College, Stonehouse; Firth College, Sheffield; Guy's Hospital; University of Heidelberg. Physician St George's Hospital, 1904-1913; Dean of the Medical School; Physician to Victoria Hospital for Children; London Chest Hospital; Demonstrator of Physiology, Guy's Hospital, 1898-1904; Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps; left London for Scotland where he conducted Duff House, Banff clinic, 1913-1922; Honorary Medical Advisor to Ministry of Food, 1917-1918; Senior Physician, Ruthin Castle Clinic, 1922-1944; High Sheriff for County of Denbigh, 1945-1946; Consulting Physician; died, 1949.


Scope and content/abstract:

Correspondence relating to the Royal College of Physicians Fellows' and members' business and partnership interests, 1911-1949.

Access & Use

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Conditions governing access:

Open for consultation, unless otherwise indicated.

Conditions governing reproduction:

All requests should be referred to the Archivist.

Finding aids:

Available at the Royal College of Physicians.

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Donated by Mrs Sheila Spriggs 7 September 1989.

Allied Materials

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Imported from the RCP's Adlib catalogue; edited by Sarah Drewery.

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:
Aug 2008

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