File Ferguson_AH - Ferguson, Alexander Hugh

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Ferguson, Alexander Hugh

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CA UMCMA Ferguson_AH

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  • 1853 - 1911 (Creation)
    Ferguson, Alexander Hugh

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(27 Feb 1853 - 20 Oct 1911)

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Education: MD CM, Fell (Trinity); MB(Tor)1881

Positions: Prof Surgery 1888

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The Alexander Hugh Ferguson file contains the following material:

0. Obits: JAMA 28 Oct 1911; Boston Med & Surg J 165:665 1911; CMAJ v1:1221, Dec 1911; v2:250, Mar 1912, (4pp)

1. Copy from faculty card file (1p)

2. Biographical sketch Chicago Med Bull 1 Nov 1900; Academy of Med Centennial map 1967 (7pp)

3. Biographical sketch collated from a number of cited sources (1p)

4. "Master Surgeons of America: Alexander Hugh Ferguson" by NJ Maclean SGO May 1926, pp721-723; original typescript in NJM file, Folder 2 (3pp booklet)

5. Previous catalogue sheet (1p)

6. Corres between AM Kerr & DW Timms on the Ferguson Angiotribe forceps (2pp)

7. WGH directors against Dr Ferguson Northern Lancet and Pharmacist Apr v5(1) 1892 (4pp)

8. Biographical notes from RB Mitchell’s Medicine in Manitoba Wpg 1954 (1p)

9. "Alexander Hugh Ferguson 1853-1911" by RB Mitchell & CC Ferguson Can J Surg 6(104) 1963 (4pp)

10. Pioneers and early citizens of Manitoba. A dictionary of Manitoba biography, Wpg 1971 (1p)

11. "A patient and his pioneer doctors" by TK Thorlakson WCQ 20(1&2):39-41, Dec 1967 (3pp)

12. 5 cards from various Manitoba Authors’ displays (5 cards)

13. "Nation should control marriage" Wpg paper 17 Feb 1909 (4pp)

14. 3 publications lists (one handwritten, 2 typed); 1 reprint "Hydatids of the Liver" Northwestern Lancet 1893 (4pp+ 29pp booklet)

15. 5 x 7 card noting his son’s address (Dr. Alex. Donald Ferguson) (1 card)

16. Clipping of picture and biography from CC Ferguson’s One Hundred Years of Surgery (4pp)

17. Hosp reports (JE Calder) Northern Lancet Dec 1889 re Compound Fracture Tibia & Fibula; Jan 1890 re Willie Trump's brain surgery Dec 1889 (1 photo + 2pp)

18. Notice re Commander, Order of Christ in Portugal in JE Farewell's Prominent People of Ontario County pub 1907 (1p)

19. Three articles: AHF comments on "Radical Cure of Inguinal Hernia in Children" as discussed at 69th Annual meeting of BMA 1901; 2 publications references; all BMJ 7 Sept 1901, 2:602; 8 Nov 1902, 2:1510; 10 Nov 1906, 2:1267 (3pp)

20. AHF, An Address Presented to the Departing Physician..." Daily Nor'Wester 18 June 1894 (1p)

21. Ad for Dr MB Ferguson successor to his brother AH Ferguson Daily Nor'Wester 18 Aug 1894
See also:

  • JO Todd file for good description of Willie Trump's skull fracture and operation
  • Book in Manitoba Authors’ Collection in NJM Technic of modern operations for hernia
  • Note on back of photo in MPC 1.0 #13 by AHF (re Willie Trump)

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