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WILLIAM EDGAR COLLINS FONDS. - 1853-1987. - 3.7 m of textual records.

Reference Number: 206

Administrative history

William Edgar Collins was born on August 2, 1915, in Beachburg, Ontario. He studied medicine at Queen's University. During his medical career, he was attending urologist at the Ottawa Civic Hospital from 1945 to 1981, and urologist-in-chief from 1962 to 1978. He also held teaching positions in the School of Medicine of the University of Ottawa: professor of surgery (Urology), chairman of Surgery (Urology), 1959-1978, and coordinator of postgraduate surgical education, 1976-1984. Dr. Collins was also a member of numerous international and national medical associations. He retired on June 30, 1984.

Scope and content

Papers of Dr. William Edgar Collins. Includes correspondence, reports, articles, memoranda, medical manuals, and miscellaneous documents concerning the Department of Surgery and surgical postgraduate education. Documents relative to Dr. Collins' activities in medical associations (such as the Canadian Urological Association, the Northeastern Section of the American Urological Association and the Canadian Academy of Urological Surgeons)committees, and conferences are also found in the fonds.

Immediate source of acquisition: Gift.

Languages: English.

Restrictions: Documents containing confidential and personal information are restricted to consultation and reproduction. The records are submitted to the Copyright's Act.

Finding aids: Inventory of textual records.

Accessions: No more accruals are expected.


FONDS WILLIAM-EDGAR-COLLINS. - 1853-1987. - 3,7 m de documents textuels.

Numéro de fond: 206

Portée et contenu

Documents du Dr Wiliam Edgar Collins. Comprend de la correspondance, des rapports, des articles, des souvenirs, des photographies, des manuels médicaux et divers documents touchant le Département de chirurgie et la formation chirurgicale des étudiants de deuxième et troisième cycles. Le fonds comprend également des documents touchant les activités du Dr Collins au sein d'associations médicales (telles que l'Association urologique du Canada, la section nord-est de la American Urological Association et la Canadian Academy of Urological Surgeons) et de comités, et lors de conférences.

Source immédiate d'acquisition: Don.

Langues: Anglais.

Restrictions: Les documents contenant des informations personnelles et confidentielles sont restreints à la consultation et à la reproduction. Les documents sont soumis à la Loi sur les droits d'auteur.

Instruments de recherche: Inventaire des documents textuels.

Versements complémentaires: Aucun autre versement n'est attendu.

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