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James Johnston Fonds

Fonds #

2152

Accession #

2009.02V
/OS

Title

James Johnston fonds

Dates of Creation

1859, 1866

Extent

4 cm of textual records

Biographical Sketch

James Johnston (1838–1911) was a long-time doctor in rural Ontario, practising from 1859 to 1908. He was born in Eramosa, Wellington County, in 1838, and graduated with a degree in medicine from Victoria College in 1859. He married Jane Gilbert in 1863.

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of medical graduation degree from Cobourg Medical School, 1859; degree from Victoria College, 1859; medical license, 1859; medical registration certificate, 1866.

Notes

Source of Supplied Title

Title based on the contents of the fonds.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records were held by Dorothy Geiger.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Access points

  • Johnston, James, 1838–1911
  • Victoria College (Cobourg, Ont.)—Students

Subjects

  • Medical students
  • Medicine—Study and teaching