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Colin Kerr Russel Fonds

Colin Kerr Russel Fonds

Physical Description

180 cm of textual records. -- 52 glass slides. -- 11 large glass negatives. -- 2 kodak colour screen filters.


ca 1908-1947

Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Colin Kerr Russel (1877-1956) joined the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University in 1906 as Assistant Demonstrator in Clinical Medicine. In 1913 he became Lecturer in Clinical Neurology and held various positions including Associate Professor from 1937-1945.

Scope and Content

The fonds includes American Neurological Association material (1934-1941), army files (1939-1943), correspondence, lecture notes, glass slides, large glass negatives, colour screen filters, and reprints with a card index.

Finding Aids

Complete inventory list available.

Custodial History

Transferred from McGill Medical Library which received the fonds from the Russel Estate, September 1971. Old accession numbers 325 and 404.


The documents are in English.

Source of Supplied Title Proper

Based on the documents in the fonds.

Retrieval Number




American Neurological Association
McGill University Doctors
Military Medicine
Russel, Colin Kerr, 1877-1956
World War II