File Mathers_AT - Mathers, Alvin Trotter

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Mathers, Alvin Trotter

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Education: MD CM(Man)1913; LMCC1922; see faculty questionnaire
Positions: Lecturer, Medicine 1919; Asst Prof, 1920; Assoc Prof, 1925;
Dean of Medicine 1931-49; Prof Psychiatry 1949-54
Prof Emeritus 1954

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The Alvin Trotter Mathers file contains the following material:

  1. Obits: WFP Jan 5 1960; Tribune Jan 5, 1960; MMR 40:144 1960; Appreciation by LG Bell WFP Jan 7, 1960; CMAJ (1960) 82: 336,339; Appreciation by LG Bell - typescript; funeral note from ?; (12pp)

  2. Previous catalogue sheet (1p)

  3. Faculty questionnaire and copy of 5 x 7 faculty card; (2pp)

  4. “In memoriam” for Royal Coll by LG Bell Nov 14, 1960 - typescript and handwritten draft (6pp)

  5. Proposal of Mathers as Senior Member of CMA by LG Bell - typescript (4pp)

  6. Summary autobiographical notes - typescript (2p)

  7. “AT Mathers” from Centennial Program 1983 p56 (1p)

  8. Deanship: Announcement WFP Aug 21 1931; Manitoban Sep 22 1931; “The new Dean” by
    GL Adamson UMMJ 3:5-7 1931; “The retiring Dean by JD Adamson UMMJ 21:5-7 1949 (7pp)

  9. Dean’s message UMMJ 14:13 1943 (with pencil sketch) (1p)

  10. Handwritten paper by Mathers, gift of AM Goodwin 1974 (4pp)

  11. Handwritten notes by ATM (5pp)

  12. President’s Address to the Medical Council of Canada by ATM 1942 (4pp booklet)

  13. Convocation Address by Mathers May 18 1932 - typescript (14pp)

  14. Proc Osler Society address 1926-27 (4pp)

  15. Presentation to Dr. Charles Hunter [on his retirement?], typescript (5pp)

  16. Copy of letter from Rockefeller Institute re grant (3pp)

  17. Editorial re ATM's retirement as Dean UMMJ v21(1) Oct 1949 (1p)

  18. News in CMAJ v9(6)June 1919 re Hincks-Clarke report, psychiatry services, Brandon Asylum (1p)

  19. Reprints: First 2 pages of 3 reprints; full reprint of 4th (3pp+6pp booklet)
    -Psychoneuroses in wartime CMAJ v47:103-112 1942 - signed (p1)
    -A Case of Myxoedema CMAJ Sept 1920:859 (p2)
    -The Broadening Scope of Mental Medicine CMAJ v13:371- , 1922 (p3)
    -Inaugural address 3 Oct 1927 reprint (6pp booklet) (p4)

  20. Staff record: restricted access (7pp)

  21. Copy of JP Gemmell letter to PHTT re J Doupe and his research vision. Gives excellent example of ATM's attitudes and support (4pp)

MPC 1.0 #162 A-B

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