File MS-13-76, SF Box 81, Folders 3-4 - Hang the lantern at the gate / Carleton Lamont MacMillan : [manuscript]

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Hang the lantern at the gate / Carleton Lamont MacMillan : [manuscript]

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MS-13-76, SF Box 81, Folders 3-4

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3 cm of textual records and graphic records

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Carleton Lamont MacMillan was a Dalhousie-educated physician and the author of Memoirs of a Cape Breton Doctor. Born in Goldboro, Nova Scotia, in 1903, he was educated at the Sydney Academy and Acadia University. After graduating from Dalhousie Medical School in 1928 he opened a private practice in Baddeck, Cape Breton, and served the surrounding area for forty years. He was a member of the Canadian Medical Association and the Nova Scotia Medical Association, and was elected to the Order of Canada in 1972. An active member of his Cape Breton community, he served as an MLA from 1949-1967. He died in 1978.

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Records were donated to Dalhousie University Archives by Carleton Lamont MacMillan's widow in accession (48-81) in 1981.

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File also contains a photograph of C. Lamont MacMillan receiving the Order of Canada.

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Carleton Lamont MacMillan fonds, MS-13-76, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Previously filed as fonds MS-2-445.

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