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Charles G. Roland Fonds

Charles G. Roland Fonds

Physical Description

60 cm of textual records and photographs.



Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Charles Roland was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He obtained his M.D. from the University of Manitoba in 1958 and practiced family medicine in Ontario. A prolific writer and medical educator, he served as Jason A. Hannah Professor of the History of Medicine at McMaster University from 1977 to 1999 when he retired as Hannah Professor Emeritus. He is a member of the Board of Curators of the Osler Library.

Scope and Content

The fonds consists of Dr. Roland’s files principally in relationship to his research on Sir William Osler and to his activities in the American Osler Society

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Custodial History

The fonds was donated by Dr. Roland.



Source of Supplied Title Proper

Title based on the documents in the fonds.

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American Osler Society
Roland, Charles G.