subfonds D8 - Items relating to Dr Sydney Smith of York

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Items relating to Dr Sydney Smith of York


  • late 19th century-1984 (Creation)

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0.02 cubic metres

1 box

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The archive was given to the Borthwick Institute in 1997 by Dr Smith's family.

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Photographs of Sydney Smith and Eileen Eva Smith, née Douglas, with family and colleagues, early 20th century; news cuttings relating to the marriage of Dr Smith and Miss Douglas and to Dr Smith's pioneering light treatment, 1921, 1984.


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Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including data protection laws. 24 hours' notice is required to access photographic material.

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  • English

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