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Brief Summary of the resources at the Royal College of Surgeons Archives


Address:   The Widdess Room

Mercer Library

Mercer St Dublin 2

Telephone (your int access) + 353 1 402 2439



Records of The Royal College of Surgeons 1784 to date

Records of Mercer's Hospital 1744 to 1983

House of Industry Hospitals (Workhouses)

Dublin Corporation Minute books relating to the relief of poor in Dublin City and County 1772 to 1871

Meath Hospital records from 1753


Records and Papers relating to individual Doctors

Cameron, Charles A.  - Diaries - 1880- 1916

Colles, Abraham  1773 to 1843 Surgeon

Deeney, James, A. 1906 to 1984

Doolin William 1887 to 1962

Jacob, A.  Former President of the Royal College in the1800s mainly correspondence

Dr Patrick Logan  one of Irelands leading Pulmonary specialists and a leading figure in the fight against TB he was also a medical historian

Solomons, Bethel  gynaecologist case books 1914 to 1921

Somerville-Large, L. B.  ophthalmologist case books 1902 to 1910

Widdess J. H. D.  General papers