Finding Aid for the Robert Robertson Notebooks Biomed.0397

Finding aid prepared by Courtney Dean, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2020 December 7.
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575

Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: Robert Robertson notebooks
Creator: Robertson, Robert, 1742-1829
Source: Palinurus Antiquarian Books
Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.0397
Physical Description: 1 unknown (5 volumes)
Date (inclusive): 1780-1810
Language of Material: Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Unprocessed collection. Material is unavailable for access. Please contact Special Collections reference ( for more information.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Property rights to the physical objects belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. All other rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Palinurus, 18 February 2017.

Processing Information

Collections are processed to a variety of levels depending on the work necessary to make them usable, their perceived user interest and research value, availability of staff and resources, and competing priorities. Library Special Collections provides a standard level of preservation and access for all collections and, when time and resources permit, conducts more intensive processing. These materials have been arranged and described according to national and local standards and best practices.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 8192379 

Scope and Contents

The collection contains notebooks of Dr. R. Robertson aboard HMS Romney & Edgar in the West Indies from 1780s; an admission book to Greenwich Hospital; and sick book records from aboard ship.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Palinurus Antiquarian Books