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Whitby Medical Society, 1925 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCCS/4/6

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Management Group:

Records of Classical Society, Cranworth Society, Debating Society, Doughty / Literary Society, Maitland Historical Society, Medical Society, Scientific and Danby Societies.


  • Creation: 1925 - 1969

Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

Some records series (such as minutes) are subject to closure periods for GDPR and confidentiality reasons.

Biographical / Historical

First mention made of this society in The Griffin is in Lent 1922. However, the society had obviously been going for some time. It changed its name to The Whitby Medical Society, named in memory of Downing's Master and eminent physician, Sir Lionel Whitby, in 1957/8 after the Master's death in November 1956.


2 volume(s) : Paper

4 item(s) (4 cards)

Language of Materials



Downing College Medical Society

Finding aid date

2001-05-02 12:30:28+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
Downing College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB2 1DQ United Kingdom
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