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Howard Rae Clouston Fonds

Howard Rae Clouston Fonds

Physical Description

16 cm of textual records



Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Howard Rae Clouston received his B.A in 1909 and his M.D., C.M. in 1911 from McGill University. Apart from being a family practitioner, Dr. Clouston conducted research on a then little known hereditary disease, Ectodermal Dysplasia.

Scope and Content

Fonds documents H.R. Clouston’s medical activities and his association with McGill University. The fonds contains notes, reprints, photographs and newspapers clippings.

Finding Aids

Inventory list available

Custodial History

Donated by Heather and Marjorie Clouston, August 1986. Old accession number 868. Notebook donated by Dr. F. Clarke Fraser.


The documents are in English

Source of Supplied Title Proper

Title based on the documents of the fonds.

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Clouston, Howard Rae
McGill University Medical Students and Student Notes