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Robb, George Douglas



  • Existence: 1899 - 1974

biographical statement

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

A.R.D. (Rex) Fairburn literary papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-125
Scope and Contents Acland, Emmie Adams, W. (2pp) Adult Education Canterbury University College. (7pp). Aickin, Rhoda. E.M. (1pp) Aldrich, Tilli (Frankel). (2pp) Allerton, A.R. (6pp). Alpers, Antony (8pp). Andrews, Isobel (2pp). Angus, Rita (Mackenzie). (1pp) ...
Dates: ca. 1940 - 1957?

Charles E. Fox correspondence.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-19
Scope and Contents

Letters 28 August 1968 - 17 February 1969, Taroaniara, to Sir Douglas Robb, Auckland. The Auckland Institute and Museum Library holds the MSS of three dictionaries of Melanesian languages (two of which were published) compiled by Dr Fox.

Dates: 1968 - 1969

Sir Douglas Robb casebook.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2004/10
Scope and Contents

Record of fifty consecutive major operation cases in the practice of Douglas Robb, Assistant Surgeon, Auckland Hospital, to accompany his application for Fellowship of the College of Surgeons of Australasia. Some of the cases were operated on in private practice. Associated materials: MSS & Archives A-223, Vault 163, 2004/12 and E- 14.

Dates: 1929 - 1930

Sir Douglas Robb further papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-Vault 163
Scope and Contents

Mostly material given by Robb family to Dennis McEldowney in preparation for a biography of Robb which was never published. Includes 1 box of drafts of McEldowney's biography and associated research material. Unprocessed materials. Associated materials: MSS & Archives A-223 and E-14.

Dates: ca. 1940 - ca.1973

Sir Douglas Robb further papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2004/12
Scope and Contents

(1) Student notebook for anatomy class, Otago University College, 1918-1919. (2) Second World Conference on Medical Education, Chicago, 1959. Includes programmes, diary, and correspondence. Associated materials: MSS & Archives A-223.

Dates: 1918 - 1959

Sir Douglas Robb papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-223
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence to and from Sir Douglas Robb; articles and speeches; some personal papers; secondary material and memorabilia. While the collection reflects Sir Douglas's wide-ranging interests in medicine, health reform, education and international relations, they represent only a part of his papers as most of the material dates from 1940 onwards. As far as possible, the collection has been left in the order in which it was received. There are two major...
Dates: 1940 - 1974

Sir Douglas Robb speech on the history of Auckland University College.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-E-14
Scope and Contents

A typescript and audiotape relating to the history of the University of Auckland. Contents: 'Par nobile fratrum' and 'Sir Douglas Robb speaking on the history of Auckland University College'.

Dates: 1969 -1970

Sir Keith Sinclair research papers on A history of the University of Auckland 1883-1983.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-96/2
Scope and Contents

Collection comprises notes and drafts compiled during research for publication of Sinclair, Keith. A history of the University of Auckland 1883-1993. Auckland : Auckland University Press, 1983. Includes index cards.

Dates: 1978 - 1983

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College teachers -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Kiwi (Auckland, N.Z.) 1
Medicine -- Study and teaching -- New Zealand 1
Medicine -- Study and teaching -- New Zealand -- Auckland 1
Missionaries -- Solomon Islands 1