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Robert Howard Collection

Robert Howard Collection

Physical Description

3 cm of textual records and 12 photographs.



Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Robert Howard graduated in Medicine from McGill University in 1874, with a M.D., C.M. degree.

Scope and Content

Collection contains memorabilia relating to Dr. Robert Howard’s student life at McGill University and of his career, from 1871 to 1888. Among the items are diplomas, photographs, newspaper clippings, a booklet from McGill University, a frame and a programme.

Finding Aids

Complete inventory list available online.

Custodial History

Gift of Dr. H.L. Smith, Montreal, and of his cousin and the daughter of Robert Howard, Miss L.G. Howard, Westmount, 8 December 1975. Old accession number 536.


The documents are in English and Latin.

Source of Supplied Title Proper

Based on the documents in the collection.

Retrieval Number




Howard, Robert, ca.1851-1888 (collection)
McGill University Medical Students and Student Notes