Item is a manuscript of an unpublished article titled "The Early Scotch Settlers of Cape Breton" written for presentation to the "Literary branch of the Guild" in Dominion, Nova Scotia. Attached is a letter written by Morrison to a Mr. McIntosh, requesting the manuscript's return and the reader's spelling corrections of Gaelic words.
MS-13-2, SF Box 54, Folders 5-6; SF Box 56, Folders 3-4
Collection consists of a booklet about the history of the No. 7 Stationary Hospital, some correspondence of nursing matron Laura Hubley, a book of signatures of the unit's members, and correspondence and a small album containing postcards sent by Sgt. A. Fraser Tupper (who worked with the unit in 1916 and 1917) to his nephew, Ralph Kane.
Item consists of an undated review of the current Nova Scotia mental health system, as well as an outline of required changes to the system, compiled by Alexander Murchison in the early 1970s. The item provides a brief outline of present mental health programs and facilities in the province -- the Cape Breton Mental Health Centre in Sydney, the Eastern Counties Mental Health Centre in Antigonish, the Pictou County Mental Health Centre in New Glasgow, the Cumberland County Mental Health Centre in Amherst, the Cobequid Mental Health Centre in Truro, the Funday [sic] Mental Health Centre in Wolfville, the Digby-Annapolis Mental Health Centre in Digby, the program at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital, and the South Shore Mental Health Centre in Bridgewater -- as well as mental and public hospital services -- Nova Scotia Hospital, Abbie J. Lane Memorial Hospital, Halifax County Hospital, and Kings County Hospital -- and provides recommendations on how to improve the province-wide program addressing mental health. Item contains a few inked and whited-out corrections.
Item consists of a report written by Alexander Murchison in December 1970, outlining the "acute psychiatric emergency" of school phobia, suggesting that it is more complicated than being simply "separation anxiety". The report defines the phobia, outlines the clinical features and symptoms, discusses the role of separation in the condition, and addresses potential treatments.
File contains the printed manuscript of the program papers from the Annual Meeting of Nova Scotia Family and Child Welfare Association, May 22-24, 1973, entitled "Group Homes: 'Let's get going'", of which Alexander Murchison was a participant. The file contains the printed manuscript for Murchison's presentation "Why an alternate family? (The child and the group home", given on May 23, 1973. File also contains the following papers: "The orphan and society" (Jean Paton-Kittson), "Social services and the group home" (Frank Capstick), "Democratic perspectives on group home supervision" (Ronald L. Smith), "Houseparents forum" (Mr. & Mrs. Sylvador Renaldo), "Public relations in a group home program" (A.S. Kyte), and "Funding of group homes" (Timothy T. Daley).
File contains ten student registration and matriculation tickets presented to Arthur Charles Hawkins, pertaining to his enrollment and attendance in the 1881-1882 session at the Halifax Medical College, Dalhousie College and University, and Provincial and City Hospital. The tickets relate to the following courses: Physiology (instructor: John Somers), Clinical Surgery (instructors: Edward Farrell and John F. Black), Practical Anatomy (instructors: D.A. Campbell and A.W.H. Lindsay; with notes on dissection of extremities to verso), Chemistry (instructor: George Lawson), Anatomy (instructor: George Sinclair), Materia Medica (instructor: John F. Black), and Botany (instructor: Benjamin G. Page), as well as other tickets related to his medical education.
File contains 12 student tickets (and other documents) presented to Arthur Charles Hawkins, pertaining to his enrollment and attendance in the 1882-1883 session at the Halifax Medical College, Dalhousie College and University, and Provincial and City Hospital. The tickets relate to the following courses: Materia Medica (instructor: John F. Black), Physiology (instructor: John Somers), Practical Anatomy (instructors: D.A. Campbell and A.W.H. Lindsay), Practical Chemistry (instructor: W.H. Waddell), Chemistry (instructor: George Lawson), Clinical Medicine (instructors: Alexander P. Reid and Archibald Lawson), Practical Pharmacy (instructors: C.E. Puttner and D. DeW. Harrington), and Anatomy (instructor: George Sinclair) as well as other tickets (matriculation, library) related to his medical education.
MS-13-64, SF Box 78, Folder 12 ; OS Box 2, Folders 7-11
Fonds consists of: three postcards featuring a photograph of medical residents (ca. 1923/1924) and various diplomas and certificates; two photographs of Dr. Ernest Glenister, dated approximately 1945 and 1960; one photograph of Dalhousie University medical residents, class of 1925.
MS-13-66, OS Box 2, Folders 12-13 ; SF Box 79, Folders 10-22 ; SF Box 80, Folder 1
Fonds consists of a certificate, diploma, a Dalhousie song book (ca. 1912/1913), photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, election paraphernalia, invoices, and speeches made to the Nova Scotia Legislature.
Fonds consists of correspondence in association with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia and correspondence regarding his involvement with the Provincial Medical Board. Other papers include financial records, miscellaneous publications, and personal notes. The fonds includes records from his years at Dalhousie University, including student information.
MS-13-6, SF Box 54, Folders 7-9 ; SF Box 56, Folders 9-11 ; SF Box 57, Folders 1-4
Fonds consists of registration cards and student tickets from Dalhousie Medical School and articles about Dr. Campbell. Fonds also contains papers regarding his medical practice, including correspondence, medical notes with sketches, personal notes and patient records. Two obituaries of Dr. Campbell are included in the fonds.