Fonds 2152 - James Johnston fonds

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CA ON00357 2152


James Johnston fonds


  • 1866 (Creation)
  • 1859 (Creation)

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4 cm of textual records

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James Johnston was a long-time doctor in rural Ontario, practising from 1859 to 1908. He was born in Eramosa, Wellington County, in 1838, and graduated with a degree in medicine from Victoria College in 1859. He married Jane Gilbert in 1863.

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Records were held by Dorothy Geiger.

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Fonds consists of medical graduation degree from Cobourg Medical School, 1859; degree from Victoria College, 1859; medical license, 1859; medical registration certificate, 1866.

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No further accruals are expected.

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