Item MS-2-787, SF Box 84, Folder 4 - Nigel F.S. Rusted's student notebook

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Nigel F.S. Rusted's student notebook

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MS-2-787, SF Box 84, Folder 4

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1 cm of textual records (1 volume)

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Nigel Francis Scott Rusted was a 1933 graduate of Dalhousie Medical School. Born on 1 July 1907 in Salvage, Newfoundland, he was raised in Upper Island Cove and Carbonear and attended high school at St. Peters High School in St. John’s. He studied at Bishop Fields College and Memorial College, earning a Diploma in Arts and Sciences in 1927, one of Memorial's first graduating class. In 1927 he earned a BSc from Dalhousie University, then entered Dalhousie Medical School and graduated in 1933.

Dr. Rusted practised as a physician and reconstructive surgeon in Newfoundland, which included travelling to remote outports to provide services. He retired from general practice in 1987, at the age of 80. In 2007 he received the Order of Newfoundland, and in 2011 the Order of Canada, for his contributions in the field of medicine. He was married to Florence Anderson, with whom he had three children. Nigel Rusted died on 19 March 2012, aged 104.

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Records sent to the Archives from the Kellogg Library in December 2016. Custodial history is unknown.

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Item is a physics class notebook, subsequently turned into a scrap book and containing newspaper clippings and correspondence.

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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

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Two issues of Alumni News of Dalhousie University—volume 9.5 (1929) and volume 16 (1935)—were transferred to Dalhousie University Reference Collection (Duplicates MS-1-Ref, Box 59)

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Nigel F.S. Rusted's student notebook, MS-2-787, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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