File O'Brien_MC - O'Brien, Murrough Charles

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O'Brien, Murrough Charles

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Education: MD(Man)1897
Positions: unknown

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The Murrough Charles O’Brien file contains the following material:

0. Obits: WFP Dec 6/55; CMAJ 74(1): 89 Jan 1/56 (2pp)

1. Brief biog from RB Mitchell's Medicine in Manitoba (see item 0(2))

2. 2 news items re MCO'B MMR v28(1):53 Jan 1948; WFP 10 May 1969 (1p)

3. Previous catalogue page and copy of 5 x 7 student card (1p)

4. Copies of notices, ads and title pages of his the book Saddlebag Surgeon his autobiography as told to Robert Tyre and published 1958, Wpg Tribune 30 Aug 1958 (7pp)

5. Biography from the Archives of Saskatchewan (10pp)

6. Copy of corres Mitchell/Tyre incl reference to Mitchell’s article on early doctors of Manitoba in CMAJ 29: 549-522, 1933. (2pp)

7. Corres with PJ Brooks; excerpt from chapter 14 titled "Doctors” incl photos of MCO'B's house in Emerson, copies of Oaths of Allegiance and of Office; Wpg Tribune article 19 July 1954 re MCO'B; copy of 1902 Dominion City Ball invitation; copies of two vaccination certificates, 1899; MCO'B's CMA personal information form, 4 letters from MCO'B to Dr. JS Gray re his own licence, re 2 men practicing without a licence and re a Dr Young who intends practicing without one; advertisement re MCO'B in Henderson's Directory 1897 (15pp)

8. Notes by I Carr (12pp)
See also:

  • book(s) in Manitoba Authors’ Collection in NJM


  • Photocopies of material from Patrick Brooks incl O’Brien letters the originals of which are held in the Provincial Archives of Manitoba

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