McMurrich (James Playfair) family fonds

Title: McMurrich (James Playfair) family fonds

Dates of creation: 1876-1949

Physical description: 0.18 metres of textual and graphic material

Biographical Sketch: James Playfair McMurrich: BA 1879, MA 1882; Professor of Anatomy and departmental head, 1907-1930.
Kathleen Isabel McMurrich: Diploma in Occupational Physiotherapy, 1931.

Scope and content: Course notes taken by  Professor James Playfair McMurrich of lectures in geology and mineralogy given by Professor Edward John Chapman (1876-1877); travel journals kept by his daughter, Kathleen Isabel McMurrich (West Indies, 1915-1916; Italy, 1922; United Kingdom, 1935; and northern USA and Canada, 1939), and her notebooks on neuro-anatomy and physiology (1943-1949). Includes a collection of postcards (predominantly 1938-1939).

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B1984-0037

Related records in a different fonds: James Playfair McMurrich fonds (B1973-0013)