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Papers, 1911-1964 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2294024
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Hunter, John George, 1888-1964
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1911-1964 
22 cm. 
Summary

Speeches, articles and publications relating to John Hunter's medical career and particularly to his interest in medical ethics. 2 diaries kept by Hunter during his time as chief biologist with the Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1911-1914, together with photographs, slides, etc. relating to the Expedition. (2 boxes lantern slides transferred to Pictorial).

Biography/History

Dr. Hunter (1888-1964) was chief biologist on the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914. In 1929 he was appointed the first full-time Medical Secretary, New South Wales Branch, British Medical Association. In 1934 he became Secretary to the Federal Council of the British Medical Association in Australia. He became the first Secretary-General of the Australian Medical Association in 1962.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 2806.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; C261.

Subjects Hunter, John George, - 1888-1964 - Archives.  |  Australian Medical Association.  |  British Medical Association. - New South Wales Branch.  |  Australasian Antarctic Expedition - (1911-1914)  |  Physicians - Australia - Archives.  |  Biologists - Antarctica - Archives.  |  Medical ethics.
Time Coverage 1911-1964 
Occupation Doctors  |  Biologists

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