Cooper, Astley, Sir, 1768-1841
- Existence: 1768 - 1841-02-12
Astley Cooper (1768-1841), British surgeon and pathologist
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: Ms Coll 49
Overview: Miscellaneous Letters Collection is a collection of hundreds of individual letters or small groups of letters, mostly by physicians and scientists, either donated to the Historical Library or purchased.
Part of Collection — Box: 46, Folder: GROUP 1469, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Call Number: OSB MSS 113
Overview: The collection consists of letters to Pettigrew from a variety of correspondents, including scholars and antiquarians, members of the nobility and gentry, and professional colleagues. The letters concern scientific matters, including Egyptology and medicine, and the affairs of the various learned societies of which Pettigrew was a member, such as the British Archaeological Association, the Medical Society of London, the Royal Society, the Society of Antiquarians, and the Archaeologcal Institute...
Call Number: Ms Coll 15
Overview: Most of the collection consists of autograph letters by prominent physicians and scientists in America and abroad to John Collins Warren, surgeon and naturalist. Two letters are by Warren.