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George E. Learmonth, graduate in medicine
McGill University, 1901
NA-4907-2

George Everett Learmonth fonds.

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Table of Contents

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Series 1Case Books. - 1904- 1954
Series 2Professional Records. - 1892-1955
Series 3Personal Records. - 1876- [ca. 1954]
Series 4Diaries. - 1932- 1957
Series 5Student Records. - 1885- 1944
Series 6Financial Records. - 1902- 1963
Series 7Newsclippings. - 1907- 1959
Series 8John Learmonth (son). - 1928-1964
Series 9Margaret Learmonth (wife). - 1916-1936
Series 10 Scanned Document Photographs. - 1882- 1952

Inventory

Series1

Case books. - 1904-1954. - 72.5 cm of textual records. - Consists of patients names, medical conditions and diagnoses.

M-7289-1Case books. - 1904-1906
M-7289-2Confinements. - 1907-1916
M-7289-3Case books. - 1908-1909
M-7289-4Case books. - 1909
M-7289-5Clinical Notes. - 1910-1911
M-7289-6Case books. - 1911-1912
M-7289-7Case books. - 1912-1914
M-7289-8Case books. - 1914-1915
M-7289-9Case books. - 1915-1916
M-7289-10Clinical Notes. - 1930-1933
M-7289-11Case books. - 1933-1935
M-7289-12Case books. - 1935-1936
M-7289-13Case books. - 1936-1937
M-7289-14Case books. - 1940-1941
M-7289-15Case books. - 1941
M-7289-16Case books. - 1941-1942
M-7289-17Case books. - 1942
M-7289-18Case books. - 1942-1943
M-7289-19Case books. - 1943-1944
M-7289-20Case books. - 1944-1945
M-7289-21Case books. - 1945-1946
M-7289-22Case books. - 1946
M-7289-23Case books. - 1946-1947
M-7289-24Case books. - 1947
M-7289-25Case books. - 1947-1948
M-7289-26Case books. - 1948
M-7289-27Case books. - 1948-1949
M-7289-28Case books. - 1949-1950
M-7289-29Case books. - 1950
M-7289-30Case books. - 1950-1951
M-7289-31Case books. - 1951
M-7289-32Case books. - 1952-1953
M-7289-33Case books. - 1954
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Series 2

Professional Records. - 1892-1955. - 37.5 cm of textual records. - Consists of notes, correspondence, articles, speeches, minutes, journals, certificates, photographs and negatives.

M-7289-34Holy Cross Hospital. - 1921-1953. - Consists of notes, 1925 staff list, 1929 nurses examination, and minutes.
M-7289-35Royal Victoria Hospital. 1939-1954. - Consists of 1939 annual report and 1954 newsletter.
M-7289-36"Angioneurotic Oedema; with Report of a Case Occuring during Pregnancy" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1906
M-7289-37"Recognition of Certain Rheumatic Manifestations in Children" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1908
M-7289-38"Isogenms (sic) Serum in the Treatment of Variola Confluens in a Child of Five Weeks" and a talk entitled "Infant Mortality" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1911
M-7289-39"Observations on a Sporothrix Bearing Some Resemblance to the Sporothrix Beurmanni" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1915
M-7289-40"Acute Mammary Carcinoma" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1916
M-7289-41"Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Carcinoma Uteri" and lecture on cancer of the stomach by G.E. Learmonth. - 1922
M-7289-42"Gangrene of the Lower Extremities Complicating Scarlet Fever" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1925. - Consists of article as well as 9 photographs and 9 negatives.
M-7289-43"John Hunter, Eighteenth Century Naturalist, Anatomist and Surgeon" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1926
M-7289-44"Certain Acute Pulmonary Complications of the Puerperium, with Special Reference to Lung Abscess and Operative Treatment" and reviews for Joseph Baron Lister by G.E. Learmonth. - 1927
M-7289-45"Post-Operative Gastro-jejunal Ulcer" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1929
M-7289-46"Recent Advances in our Knowledge of the Parathgroid (sic) Glands" by G.E. Learmonth. - 1933
M-7289-47Blackader Lectures. - 1931, 1934, 1940
M-7289-48Medical articles by various authors and colleagues. - 1913-1954. Includes articles by Joseph Colt Bloodgood, Dr. Herbert S. Birkett, Archibald Malloch, C. Jeff Miller, Alexander Gibson, Sir Charles Scott Sherrington, Ernest W. Hey Groves, L.M. Mullen, E.P. Scarlett, Albert Nicholls, and J.H. Brown. Also includes a brief history of Montreal General Hospital (c. 1928), a catalogue of an Exhibition of Medical Manuscripts and Incunabula (1929), Proceedings of the Staff Meetings of the Mayo Clinic and a "Doctorial" (1950).
M-7289-49Notes and miscellaneous. [ca. 1909-1935]. - Consists of notes on Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, signatures of Calgary physicians in 1928, and staff meeting minutes.
M-7289-50Miscellaneous. 1942, nd. - Consists of obituary of Dr. W. Duncan Smith, regulations regarding post-graduate qualifications in medicine in Alberta (1942), notes, a questionnaire regarding cancer surgical services and 1 photograph; an x-ray of a hand from the Radio Laboratory in Calgary (nd).
M-7289-51Northwest Territories Medical Association. [ca. 1892], 1954. Consists of minutes and notes.
M-7289-52Calgary Medical Society. - 1913-1935. - Consists of constitution and by-laws, letters, notices of meetings, 1925 list of members, banquet programs, speeches, and notebook.
M-7289-53aAlberta Medical Association. - 1907-1950. - Consists of programs, 1907 Alberta medical register, and letters.
M-7289-53bAlberta Medical Association notebook. - 1933
M-7289-54College of Physicians and Surgeons. - 1908- 1946. - Consists of letters, 1909 and 1940 addenda to the Alberta medical register, 1915 membership list, and 1917 proceedings of meetings.
M-7289-55Canadian Medical Association, Alberta. - 1932-1955. - Consists of letters, programs, and committee reports.
M-7289-56Canadian Medical Association general. - 1924-1934. - Consists of list of committee members, programs, and news clippings.
M-7289-57Canadian Medical Association correspondence. - 1916-1954
M-7289-58Military papers. - 1900-1929. - Consists of notes, invitation, commemoration card for Major H. L. Borden, letters, patient charts, and certificates.
M-7289-59Military papers. - 1903-1942. - Consists of certificate of discharge, notebooks, military ball programs, and pamphlets entitled "The War Savings Appeal" and "Air Raid Precautions Warden's Handbook".
M-7289-60 os boxCertificate to practice Physic, Surgery and Midwifery in the Northwest Territories of Canada. - 1904
M-7289-61Specialist certificate in General Surgery. - 1944
M-7289-62Letters and papers relating to work and to patients. - 1902-1915
M-7289-62aLetters and papers relating to work and to patients. - 1916-1935
M-7289-63Letters and papers relating to work and to patients. - 1936-1946
M-7289-63aLetters and papers relating to work and to patients. - 1947-1951 and nd
M-7289-64Correspondence with Dr. Pattee. - 1951- 1952
M-7289-65Book catalogues. 1932, nd. Includes "Old Science and Medicine 1500-1800", "Medical Books", and "Books on Many Subjects".
M-7289-66Alberta Medical Bulletin. - January 1949, July 1950, May 1953, February 1955
M-7289-67Canadian Medical Association Journal. - June 1950, November 1953, January 1954, October 1954
M-7289-68Pathological Chemistry by Dr. Max Cantor. - 1946
M-7289-69A Companion to Manuals of Practical Anatomy by E.B. Jamieson. - 1921
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Series 3

Personal Records. 1876-[ca. 1954]. - 75 cm of textual records. - Consists of correspondence with family and friends, certificates, family history, books, and photograph.

M-7289-70Birth and baptism certificates. - 1876
M-7289-71Letter of identification. - 1916
M-7289-72Learmonth family history. [ca. 1946]. - Includes a brief account of the origins of the Learmonth name, dating back to William de Learmonth at Swinton in 1408.
M-7289-73Moe family (Mrs. Learmonth). 1951. - Includes photograph, letters, and news clippings.
M-7289-74Address book. - [ca. 1925]
M-7289-75Church file. - 1898-1967. - Includes letters, programmes, and annual reports of Knox United Church (1966, 1967).
M-7289-76Historical file. - 1930-1952. - Includes program to commemorate the bimillenary of the birth of Virgil (1930), "Talks" Journal (1939), instructions regarding the visit of the King and Queen (1939), news clippings (ca. 1932, 1952), a program from the Burns club, and an article by L.W. Brockington.
M-7289-77Personal and recreational file. - 1946-1949, nd. - Includes programs, stamps, Christmas card list(1946-1949), membership cards for the Perfection Lodge (and list of members), the Order of Elks, the Order of Odd Fellows, the Red Cross and the Tyee Club, bird game licenses, booklets entitled "Step by Step: A guide to better instruction" and "Rochester, Minnesota", and the poem "In Flanders Fields".
M-7289-78Flowers from Margaret's garden. - 1932- 1939
M-7289-79A Christian Home by John Hall. - 1884
M-7289-80Twenty Poems from Rudyard Kipling. - 1918
M-7289-81Correspondence. - 1894-1901. - Includes letters from Susan Learmonth (G.E.'s mother), J.G. Saxe, Norman Larmonth (cousin), Howell Leggett, Lily Samuel, Winnifred Learmonth (sister), and from G.E. Learmonth to Margaret Moe.
M-7289-82Correspondence. - January-June 1902. - Consists predominantly of correspondence with Margaret Moe or Susan Learmonth.
M-7289-83Correspondence. - July-December 1902. - Consists of predominantly of correspondence with Margaret Moe or Susan Learmonth.
M-7289-84Correspondence. - January-May 1903. - Consists predominantly of correspondence with Margaret Moe or Susan Learmonth.
M-7289-85Correspondence. - June-December 1903. - Consists predominantly of correspondence with Margaret Moe or Susan Learmonth.
M-7289-86Correspondence. - January-June 1904. - Consists predominantly of correspondence with Margaret Moe.
M-7289-87Correspondence. - July-September 1904. - Includes correspondence with Bertie (brother), Margaret Moe, Susan Learmonth, and the wedding invitations of G.E. Learmonth and Margaret Moe (married September 21, 1904).
M-7289-88Correspondence. - 1905-1908. - Consists of correspondence with family and friends, including wedding invitations.
M-7289-89Correspondence. - 1909-1910. - Consists of correspondence with siblings, parents, A.E. Rodd, Dr. H.R. Douglas and others.
M-7289-90Correspondence with family and friends. - 1911-1913
M-7289-91Correspondence with family and friends. - 1914-1915
M-7289-92Correspondence with family and friends. - February-November 1916
M-7289-93Correspondence with family and friends. - December 1916
M-7289-94Correspondence with family and friends. - 1917
M-7289-95Correspondence with family and friends. - 1918-1920
M-7289-96Correspondence with family and friends. - 1921-1926
M-7289- 97Correspondence with family and friends. - 1927-1929
M-7289-98Correspondence with family and friends. - 1929
M-7289-99Correspondence with family and friends. - 1930-1931
M-7289-100Correspondence with family and friends. - 1932-1938
M-7289-101Correspondence with family and friends. - 1939-1940
M-7289-102Correspondence with family and friends. - 1941-1945
M-7289-103Correspondence with family and friends. - 1946-1948
M-7289-104Medical correspondence about Charles Learmonth. - 1947
M-7289-105Correspondence with family and friends. - 1949-1950
M-7289-106Correspondence with family and friends. - 1951
M-7289-107 Correspondence with family and friends. - 1952
M-7289-108Correspondence with family and friends. - 1953
M-7289-109Correspondence with family and friends. - 1954
M-7289-110Undated letters and scraps
M-7289-111Undated family correspondence and miscellaneous
M-7289-112Photocopied correspondence with family. - 1902-1923
M-7289-113Photocopied correspondence with family, friends and colleagues. - 1924-1927
M-7289-114Photocopied correspondence with family and friends. - 1928-1929
M-7289-115Photocopied correspondence with colleagues, family and friends. - 1930-1932
M-7289-116Photocopied correspondence with family, friends and colleagues. - 1933-1939
M-7289-117Photocopied correspondence with family and friends. - 1940-1945
M-7289-118Photocopied correspondence with family. - 1946-1947
M-7289-119Photocopied correspondence with family and friends. - 1948-1949
M-7289-120Photocopied correspondence with family and friends. - 1950-1953
M-7289-121Photocopied correspondence. - nd
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Series 4

Diaries. - 1932-1957. - 52.5 cm of textual records. - Includes accounts of both personal and professional events in G.E. Learmonth's life.

M-7289-122Diaries. - 1932-1933
M-7289-123Diaries. - 1933
M-7289-124Diaries. - 1936
M-7289-125Diaries. - 1939-1940
M-7289-126Diaries. - 1940-1941
M-7289-127Diaries. - 1941-1942
M-7289-128Diaries. - 1942-1943
M-7289-129Diaries. - 1943
M-7289-130Diaries. - 1944
M-7289-131Diaries. - 1945
M-7289-132Diaries. - 1946
M-7289-133Diaries. - 1947
M-7289-134Diaries. - 1948
M-7289-135Diaries. - 1949
M-7289-136Diaries. - 1950
M-7289-137Diaries. - 1951
M-7289-138Diaries. - 1952
M-7289-139Diaries. - 1953
M-7289-140Diaries. - 1954
M-7289-141Diaries. - 1955
M-7289-142Diaries. - 1956
M-7289-143Diaries. - 1957
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Series 5

Student records. - 1885-1944. - 37.5 cm of textual records Consists primarily of student notebooks and papers relating to Medicine at McGill University.

M-7289-144Notebook. - 1895. - Subjects include modern history, chemistry, mathematics and French.
M-7289-145Notebook. - 1896-1908. - Subjects include philosophy, some medical cases and miscellaneous.
M-7289-146Notebook. - 1899. - Subjects include bacteriology and medical jurisprudence.
M-7289-147Notebook. - 1899-1901. - Subjects include therapeutics and the practice of medicine.
M-7289-148Notebook. - 1899-1900. - Subjects include gynaecology and obstetrics. 1899-1900
M-7289-149Notebook. - 1900. - Subject includes medicine.
M-7289-150Notebook. - 1900. - Subjects include ophthalmology and medicine.
M-7289-151Notebook. - 1900. - Subjects include hygiene and mental diseases.
M-7289-152Notebook. - 1901. - Subjects include clinical microscopy and summer work.
M-7289-153Notebook. - 1901. - Subjects include medicine and therapeutics.
M-7289-154Notebook. - 1901. - Subjects include general pathology and bacteriology.
M-7289-155Notebook. - Subjects include physiology therapeutics.
M-7289-156Notebook. - 1901. - Subject includes prescriptions and other notes.
M-7289-157Notebook.1901. - Subject includes anatomy.
M-7289-158Notebooks. - [ca.1898-1901]. - Subjects include zoology and chemistry.
M-7289-159McGill - medical. - 1893-1901, 1911, 1921, 1930 and 1940. - Consists of programmes, letters and bulletins of the McGill Medical Society of Undergraduates and the McGill University Athletic Association.
M-7289-160McGill - Annual calendar, Faculty of Medicine. - 1920-1921
M-7289-161McGill - 1893, 1901 and 1931. - Consists of examinations for Latin, English grammar and general papers, class and honour lists for the Faculty of Medicine, and examination for kinesiology.
M-7289-162"On the Edinburgh Tradition and Other Topics" by J.G. Adami, Professor of Pathology at McGill University. - 1900
M-7289-163Student report cards, notes, programmes and lists. - 1885-1900
M-7289-164R.P. Campbell's historical geology notebook. - nd
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Series 6

Financial Records. - 1902-1963. - 42.5 cm of textual records. - Consists of tax records, ledgers, call lists, cash book, bank statements, pamphlets, correspondence, notes and receipts.

M-7289-165Federal income tax. - 1936-1944
M-7289-166Federal income tax. - 1945-1954
M-7289-167Income tax- Calgary and Alberta. - 1915- 1920, 1936, 1939, 1942, 1944, 1945, 1948-1951
M-7289-168Bank statements. - 1916, 1917, 1919, 1933- 1935. - Also includes Royal Bank pamphlet (1947).
M-7289-169Cash book- accounts. - 1919- 1953
M-7289-170Investments. - 1910, 1913 and 1914. - Consists of letters from Imperial Crown Mines Limited (1910, 1913) and the Grain Belt Construction and Development Company (1914), and receipts and pamphlets from Distillers Corporation-Seagrams
M-7289-170Financial records. - 1909-1963. - Consists of Limited (1954), the Canadian Credit Institute (1963) and the Royal Trust Company (n.d.).
M-7289-171Credit Foncier. - 1921-1951
M-7289-172Financial correspondence, expenditures and notes. - 1902-1956
M-7289-173Miscellaneous receipts. - 1942- 1949
M-7289-174Ledger of patient accounts. - 1904- 1908
M-7289-175Ledger. - 1908-1911
M-7289-176Ledger. - 1912-1914
M-7289-177Ledger. - 1934-1938
M-7289-178Ledger. - 1939-1942
M-7289-179Ledger. - 1941-1944
M-7289-180Ledger. - 1944-1955
M-7289-181Call list of patients visited and amounts owed. - 1903
M-7289-182Call list. - 1912
M-7289-183Call list. - 1913
M-7289-184Call list. - 1918-1919
M-7289-185Call list. - 1928
M-7289-186Call list. - 1928-1929
M-7289-187Call list. - 1929
M-7289-188Call list. - 1930
M-7289-189Call list. - 1930-1932
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Series 7

Newsclippings. - 1907-1959. - 12.5 cm of textual records. - Consists of news clippings about family, friends, colleagues and other topics.

M-7289-190Medical. - 1919-1953
M-7289-191Doctors. - 1921-1951
M-7289-192Learmonth family. - 1911-1953
M-7289-193Moe family (Mrs. Learmonth). - 1947- 1954
M-7289-194McGill. - 1916-1934
M-7289-195People and friends. - 1929-1954
M-7289-196Church. - 1927-1950
M-7289-197Miscellaneous. - 1907-1959
M-7289-198Miscellaneous. - nd
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Series 8

John Learmonth (son). - 1928-1964. - 12.5 cm of textual records. - Consists of correspondence, a book, photos and student papers.

M-7289-199Correspondence and papers. - 1931-1941. - Letters are primarily from Charles Learmonth to his brother John (1962-1964).
M-7289-200Letters from Mollie Leith to John Learmonth. - 1935
M-7289-201Letters to John Learmonth, from Mollie Leith and O.E. Page. - 1936-1937
M-7289-202Letters from Mollie Leith to John Learmonth. - 1938-1941
M-7289-203First Aid to the Injured. - 1928
M-7289-204Student cashbook and ledger sheets. - [ca. 1928-1929]
M-7289-205"The Potato," a school report by John Learmonth. - nd
M-7289-206Photograph of a young boy, unidentified. - 1960. - Also includes negative of three children (probably John, Charles and Janet Learmonth). - nd
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Series 9

Margaret Learmonth (wife). - [ca.1916-1936]

M-7289-os 207Scrapbook. - [ca. 1916-1936]
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Series 10

Photographs. - 1882-1952


Some of the photographs have been scanned. Scanned Document View now.
NA-4907 (1-3) Professor Adami (McGill 1899), G.E. Learmonth (1901), and R.B. Bennett greeting someone in the 50th Battalion (1915).
NC-59 Glass plate negative of unidentified people. - nd
PA-2827-(1-31) 33 photographs of family, friends and colleagues. - [ca. 1882-1952]. - Consists of photographs of G.E. Learmonth, Mrs. Learmonth, their three children John (and classmates), Charles and Janet Learmonth (later Tennant), John Archibald Learmonth (brother), Ralph Tennant (son-in-law), John and Jamie Tennant (grandsons), R. Ashton-Kerr (cousin), Arnold E. Learmonth (1882-1885), Maud Stephen, N.G. Larmonth, J. Melville Miller, Mabel Miller, John O'Brien, Dr. Adami (1899), Dr. Wilson, Dr. Duncan, Mr. Ralph Goodchild, Dr. William Welch (1910), Mrs. Charles Moe (mother-in-law, famed for her longevity), and Eglantine Lemoges (Mrs. Moe Christie).
PA-2827-(32-41) 10 photographs. - 1902-1951. - Consists of people whom G.E. Learmonth met during his travels in 1902 (in London and on board the S.S. Megantic), a cactus in the Portuguese Congo (1902), Dr. William Welch (1910 President of the American Medical Association), R.B. Bennett greeting a soldier of the 50th Battalion (1915), G.E. Learmonth (1916), staff at Colonel Belcher Hospital Medical Ward (1919), staff of Military District 13 (1919), the General Hospital and the Barrie Memorial Hospital in Ormstrom, Quebec (1951).
PA-2827-(42-53) 12 photographs of unidentified people. - nd
PE-124 3 panoramic photographs of Canadian Medical Association meetings in Edmonton, Victoria (1936), and Montreal (1939).
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