GD1/110  Edmund T Price, radiographer

Collection Summary

Reference Code: GB239 GD1/110
Title:  Price, Edmund T
Dates of Creation of Material: 1897-1982
Level of Description: Fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 9 items: x rays, correspondence

Name of creator(s): Edmund T Price, radiographer
Biographical History:  Edmund Price (1862-1917) was a radiologist at Chalmers Hospital.  He graduated from Edinburgh University in 1884 and, after working as a general practitioner, started to specialise in x-radiology in 1906.  He tried whenever possible to attend the operations of patients he had x-rayed so therefore became an expert in the accurate interpretation of x-ray plates.

Archival History:  The items were held in Price's family
Immediate Source of Acquisition or Transfer:  Acc 05/16 - donated by Price's great-grandson.

Scope and Content:  x-rays, 1910; correspondence, 1897-1913; obituary, 1917; family tree, 1982
Accruals: No further accessions are expected
System of Arrangement: Chronological within record class

Conditions Governing Access: None
Conditions Governing Reproduction: Reproduction is subject to closure periods and physical condition
Language/Scripts of Material: English

Archivists' Notes: Compiled by Alison Scott
Rules or Conventions: Description based on ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description International Council on Archives (2nd edition), 2000
Date(s) of Description:  January 2010