MacIntyre, John

Reference HB86
Dates of Creation 1892-1957
Name of Creator MacIntyre, John (British surgeon and radiologist : 1857-1928)
Language of Material English
Physical Description 0.3 metres

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Dr MacIntyre with eminent physicians, scientists, writers, actors and other notable people concerning radiology and other subjects, 1896-1928; correspondence of Mrs McLeay (daughter of Dr MacIntyre), 1932-48; printed ephemera, including re Lord Kelvin’s centenary, 1896-1913; Dr MacIntyre’s own publications, 1892-1914; press cuttings, 1896-1913 and n.d.; photographs, 1895-96 and n.d.; family scrap book compiled by Mrs McLeay, 1929-57.

Administrative / Biographical History

John MacIntyre was born in Glasgow in 1857. Educated: Glasgow University. Qualifications: MB, CM, 1882. Surgeon for Diseases of Throat and Nose, Glasgow Royal Infirmary; Dean of Medicine, Anderson’s College of Medicine, Glasgow; private practice specialising in throat ailments of actors and singers; pioneer radiologist. Died: Glasgow, 1928.

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Acquisition Information
Library of Faculty of Advocates in Glasgow

Other Finding Aids
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Archivist's Note
Fonds level description compiled by Alistair Tough, 4 June 2019

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This material has been appraised in line with standard procedures

Custodial History
Records held by family and Library of Faculty of Advocates in Glasgow prior to transfer

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Related Material
HB14 Glasgow Royal Infirmary

Obituary of Dr John MacIntyre in Glasgow Medical Journal, vol 110, pp363-367