Fonds MS-13-29, SF Box 65, Folder 11 - John Alexander Nixon fonds

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John Alexander Nixon fonds

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MS-13-29, SF Box 65, Folder 11

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  • 1925 (Creation)

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2 pages

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Dr. Nixon was born in 1874 and educated at Cambridge University and St. Bartholomew's Hospital in London. His professional accomplishments include employment as House Physician and Ophthalmic House Surgeon at St. Bartholomew's Hospital (1900-1901), House Surgeon at Metropolitan Hospital in London (1901-1902), House Physician and Senior Resident Officer at Bristol Royal Infirmary (1902-1906), Consulting Physician in France (1918), and Consulting Physician at Bristol Royal Hospital.

Dr. Nixon was named Emeritus Professor of Medicine at the University of Bristol in England. He passed away in 1951.

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The materials were accessioned by the Dalhousie University Archives in 1984. The custodial history is unknown.

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Fonds consists of correspondence with the Editor of the "British Medical Journal."

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  • English

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], John Alexander Nixon fonds, MS-13-29, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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2003

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  • Box: SF Box 65