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Robinson, Richard Radford (1806-1854)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0114 MS0032
Held at: Royal College of Surgeons of England
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Full title: Robinson, Richard Radford (1806-1854)
Date(s): 1828-1849
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 4 volumes
Name of creator(s): Robinson | Richard Radford | 1806-1854 | surgeon


Administrative/Biographical history:

Richard Radford Robinson was born in 1806. He was the eldest son of Henry Robinson of East Dulwich. He practised in south London and was Surgeon to the London Dispensary, a Member of the Court of Examiners of the Apothecaries' Company, and President of the South London Medical Society. His essay Fractures of Ribs, Sternum and Pelvis won the Jacksonian Prize in 1831, and his dissertation Formation, Constituents and Extraction of Urinary Calculi won the honorarium in 1833. He died in London in 1854.


Scope and content/abstract:

Papers of Richard Radford Robinson, 1828-1849, comprising details of medical cases, 1831-1836; details of medical cases in Camberwell, 1832-1835; details of surgical cases in Camberwell, 1828-1831; and notes on medical subjects, medical cases, and quotes from lectures, 1833-1849.

Access & Use

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System of arrangement:

As outlined in Scope and Content.

Conditions governing access:

Access available to bona fide researchers with a written appointment.

Conditions governing reproduction:

At the discretion of the Librarian.

Finding aids:

Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Library of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (1928) by Victor G Plarr.

Card index.

Archival Information

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Compiled by Anya Turner.

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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