Subject strengths: Medicine
The Pybus Papers are a separate collection comprising the personal papers of Professor Pybus. The papers contain a large amount of correspondence on the subjects of book-collecting, the donation of Professor Pybus' library to Newcastle University, atmospheric pollution and cancer. There are also letters on professional matters, and correspondence with medical journals, M.P.s and government departments, as well as the Press and television.
In addition, there are minutes and memoranda of the Gateshead and District Hospital Management Committee and other hospital committees, as well as a variety of personal material.
Collection Name and Collection Reference Code:
Collection Name: Pybus (Professor Frederick) Archive
Archive Ref Code: GB186/TEMP-Pybus
Date Range of Material
1900 - 1975
Type of Material
Personal and academic research archive of Professor Frederick Pybus
Size of Collection
84 Linear Metres of shelving
How To Order Items From This Collection
Please use the finding aid below to search through a list of the individual items we have within this collection.
If you find an item you would like to consult in the Special Collections reading room, simply make a note of the reference number and title of the item(s) you are interested in (for example Box 1 Letters of professional matters).
You can then place your order by linking to our request form.
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Scanning and Photocopy Service
If you are unable to visit our reading room, we also have a scanning and photocopying service.
See Pybus (Professor Frederick) Collection for books on the history of medicine collected by Professor Pybus.
Material from this collection was used in our Treasures of the Month feature for October 2013.