File MS-2-224, SF Box 33, Folder 1 - J. Frank McMahon's registration card and class certification tickets from the Halifax Medical College

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J. Frank McMahon's registration card and class certification tickets from the Halifax Medical College

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MS-2-224, SF Box 33, Folder 1

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  • 1887-1888 (Creation)
    McMahon, J. Frank, 1864-1949

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0.5 cm of textual records (1 folder)

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J. Frank McMahon was born in 1864 to George W. and Margaret McMahon. He passed his matriculation examinination of the provinical medical board in 1887 and attended Halifax Medical College during the 1887-1888 session. There is no record that he continued his medical studies past this year. By 1897 he was living in Aylesford, Nova Scotia, and working as a clerk when he married Margaret H. McIntyre. At his death in 1949 he was a retired general merchant; he was survived by his second wife, Irene McMahon.

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File contains J. Frank McMahon's registration tickets for the Halifax Medical College (Dalhousie College and University Medical Faculty) and his attendance/examination cards for Anatomy, Materia Medica, Practical Anatomy, Histology, Physiology, Botany and Chemistry.

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