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Guide to the Isaac Schomberg papers, 1747-1773

Summary

Papers relate to Schomberg's petition and appeal to become a member of the Royal College of Physicians. Schomberg was summoned by the President and Censors of the College, to be examined for a license. He declined to do so and his practice was interdicted. Schomberg then commissioned Sir George Lee to test the legality of this decision.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10850
Title
Isaac Schomberg papers
Date
1747-1773
Creator
Schomberg, Isaac, 1714-1780
Extent
8 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Papers relate to Schomberg's petition and appeal to become a member of the Royal College of Physicians. Schomberg was summoned by the President and Censors of the College, to be examined for a license. He declined to do so and his practice was interdicted. Schomberg then commissioned Sir George Lee to test the legality of this decision.

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Isaac Schomberg papers, 1747-1773, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

English physician.


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Provenance

Source unknown

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

Other Notes

General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.