Reference code(s): GB 0120 MSS.7130-7134
Held at: Wellcome Library
Title: Medical Officer of Health, Bootle, Lancashire
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 4 vols.
Name of creator(s): Sprakeling | Robert John | d 1901 | Medical Officer of Health
Barlow | Thomas William Naylor | fl 1896-1945 | Medical Officer of Health
Wood | Frank Thomas Herbert | fl 1902-1978 | Medical Officer of Health
Until May 1901 the Medical Officer of Health was Robert John Sprakeling (d.1901) MRCS. He was succeeded by Thomas William Naylor Barlow (fl. 1896-1945) MRCS, LRCP. By 1924 the MOH was Frank Thomas Herbert Wood (fl. 1902-78).
Scope and content/abstract:
Reports by the Medical Officer of Health for Bootle to the Health Committee of Bootle Borough Council, 1895-1926. The meetings of the Committee at which the reports were presented took place at fairly regular fortnightly intervals, although they seem to have become less regular by the 1920s.
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Immediate source of acquisition:
Purchased from Mr Michael Harris, 1994.
Archivist's note: Copied from the Wellcome Library catalogue by Sarah Drewery.
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Date(s) of descriptions: Jan 2009