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Biographical entry Munro, Andrew Watson (1858 - 1944)

Born
1 March 1858
Tain, Rosshire, Scotland
Died
7 September 1944
Woollahra, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Summary

Andrew Watson Munro helped to found and finance the Women's Hospital, Sydney in 1893. In 1900 it became a teaching hospital of the University of Sydney and during the 1920s Munro urged the establishment of a chair of obstetrics at the University.

Archival resources

Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales

  • Angus & Robertson - Records, 1824 - 1933, ML MSS 314; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • William Morris Hughes - Records, 1875 - c. 1979, MS 1538; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

University of Sydney, Archives

  • Andrew Watson Munro - Records, 1893 - 1944; University of Sydney, Archives. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.