File Ferguson_CC - Ferguson, Colin Campbell

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Ferguson, Colin Campbell

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UMCMA Ferguson_CC

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  • 1921 - 1991 (Creation)
    Ferguson, Colin Campbell

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(3 Oct 1921 - 26 Mar 1991)

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Education: MD(Man)1945

Positions: Professor and Head Dept of Surgery 1953; Professor Emeritus 1988; See also CV

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The Colin Campbell Ferguson file contains the following material:

0. Obits: WFP c.Mar 1991; Man Med 61(3) 1991; Health Sciences Centre HSC Chronicle 4:7 May 1991; Order of Service

1. Previous catalogue sheet and copy from faculty card file

2. “Dr. Colin C. Ferguson” by H Medovy UMMJ 56: 60-61 1986

3. CV and Academic Staff Record Verification Report

4. CCF first full time professor & head of Dept of Surgery Can Doctor 5(5):80-81, May 1985

5. Retirement: Can J Cardiol 2:v, Jan/Feb 1986; UMMJ 56(2) 1986. Incl 11 letters congratulating CCF on his retirement; 2 letters of resignation from CCF.

6. Ferguson Fellowship Established, Children’s Hosp of Wpg Research Fdn Newsletter 14(1):6,1986

7. Professor Emeritus.Bull 22(19):9, May 31, 1988. Incl corres & CV,

8. Dr Colin Campbell Ferguson from Pioneers of Cardiology in Canada: 1820-1970 1988

9. Four appear in ‘Top 50’ list UM Alumni J 46(1):12, Autumn 1985

10. Biographical sketch from The Circle of Zeta Psi

11. Four newspaper clippings: Surgeon gives clues to evaluating chronic abdominal pain (Pediatric Herald); Intestinal surgery for child is meant to work 70 years (no source); New U surgical lab will spur Research; at International Guest Reception at Conrad Hilton

12. Surgeons of Manitoba - a review of CCF’s book by H Norrie

13. Picture of open heart surgery with CCF and L Whytehead CH News c1960

14. 4 news clippings: Cornwallis swimmers even score; Torpedo school wins navy swimming meet; Hugh & Colin top pool aces; Meet won by Cornwallis

15. Marks reports from Ravenscourt and the University of Manitoba (15 pages)

16. 6 letters of reference (HP Armes, PHT Thorlakson, PHA Wykes, LG Bell, S Smith, AT Mathers)

17. 5 Naval flimsies

18. Clipping of picture and biography from Ferguson’s One hundred years of surgery

19. Inaugural address as Honorary Pres of MMSA “The rewards of Medicine” 1958

20. Two reports by CCF: “summary of a visit . . . as James IVth surgical traveller” & “general considerations re a sabbatical; leave in Europe”

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MPC 1.0 #092A-L

See also:
Certificates in cupboard - list in folder #3
Folder 2
1. List of surgical operations performed 1 July 1952 - 30 June 1953: dept numbers in general plus  CCF’s in detail

2. List of certificates and awards prepared by CCF plus 3 photocopies

3. Pediatric Surgery in Europe by CCF (typescript copy)

4. Disasters by CCF (typescript copy)

5. Letters of resignation as Head of Surgery Dept 1969 plus 24 letters from colleagues and friends

6. Miscellaneous corres. Incl appointments, resignations, & other recruitment opportunities (44 letters)
Folder 3
1. Affiliate Fellow American Academy Pediatrics 1952

2. Membership in Canadian Cardiovascular Society 1970

3. Charter member of the Pediatric Surgical Association 1970

4. Pan Am Games certificate of appreciation 1967

5. Surgical Fellow American Academy Pediatrics 1952

6. CPS (Man) Registration 1953

7. Award of title "Honorary Anesthesiologist Dept Anesthesia

8. Certificate as 14th James IV Surgical Traveler 1964

9. Fellow of the American College of Surgeons 1954

10. Intern Soc Heart Res distinguished achievement award 1986 - metal plaque

11. Appreciation of contribution to Faculty of Medicine 1953-85 (wood plaque)

12. Canadian Red Cross(Manitoba) Presidency 1977-79 - silver Plaque

13. U of M certificate for 25 years service. 1979

14. Appt as Teaching Fellow in Surgery at Harvard 1952

15. Children's Hosp Boston - Surgery Resident, Research Fellow, Sr Resident

16. Am Coll Surg appreciation for exhibit at its Scientific Exhibition 1957

17. American Board of Surgery specialty certificate 1953

18. List of certificates and documents held with location noted (see Archives cupboard for large ones)

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