Finding Aids

Finding aids have been created for all processed materials in the Faculty of Medicine Founders' Archive and are available for use in the Kenneth B. Roberts Historical Collection room, in the Health Sciences Library. They are intended to help the researcher locate and identify materials for research purposes.

The finding aids contain file lists for each collection, as well as additonal information such as biographical or administrative histories, extent of collections, custodial histories, etc.

Finding aids have been completed for the following collections.

COLL-076 Association of Multidiscipline Education in Health Sciences
COLL-004 Barrowman, Dr. James fonds
COLL-019 Burness, Dr. A.T.H. fonds
COLL-006 Cox, Dr. A.R. fonds
COLL-005 Faculty of Medicine Scrapbook Collection
COLL-015 Faculty of Medicine Student Photographs Collection
COLL-017 Founders' Archive Oral History Project - Summer 2000 fonds
COLL-025 Gault, Dr Henry fonds
COLL-011 General Hospital Development Plan fonds
COLL-010 Health and Life Sciences Centre Study fonds
COLL-007 Health Sciences and Information Media Services Photograph Collection
COLL-012 Health Sciences and Information Media Services Videotape Collection
COLL-049 Health Sciences Centre
COLL-021 Health Sciences Library fonds
COLL-026 Information Services, Faculty of Medicine (Gray, Sharon)
COLL-002 Macpherson, Dr. Cluny fonds
COLL-014 Martin, Dr. John fonds
COLL-040 MEDICOR fonds
COLL-009 Memorial University Master Plans
COLL-013 Murphy, Dr. H. Bliss fonds
COLL-008 Newfoundland Medical Association fonds
COLL-038 Newfoundland Medical Board fonds
COLL-030 O'Dea, Dr. Francis fonds
COLL-071 O'Mara, Dr. John fonds
COLL-029 Office of the Dean of Medicine fonds
COLL-020 Payton, Dr. Brian fonds
COLL-003 Roberts, Dr. Kenneth B. fonds
COLL-037 Ross, Dr. John fonds
COLL-022 Rowe, Dr. Augustus T. fonds
COLL-039 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada fonds
COLL-001 Rusted, Dr. Ian fonds
COLL-046 Rusted, Dr. Nigel fonds
COLL-016 Snellen, Dr. Jan fonds
COLL-041 Telemedicine fonds
COLL-024 Tomlinson, Dr. J.D.W. fonds


The collections, which are available for research in the Faculty of Medicine Founders' Archive, are described in finding aids. The collections fall into one or more of the following categories:

Textual Holdings 

  • Biographical and Information Files of faculty, provincial health care, etc. 
  • Personal Paper Collections of faculty and health care personnel 
  • Institutional Record Groups, historical and contemporary records

Visual Holdings 

  • Architectural Drawings and Blueprints of facilities, campus, etc.
  • Photographs and Visual Material of faculty, facilities, construction, etc.