Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900

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Henry Acland was Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford to 1895. E. Ray Lankester left the Linacre professorship of comparative anatomy at Oxford in 1898 to become director of the British Museum. (Natural History).

From the description of Letter : to Mr. Gross, 1898 Sep 15. (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 703648551

From the description of Letter : to Mr. Gross, 1898 Sep 15. (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702165565

Professor of Physic at the University of Oxford.

From the description of Henry Wentworth Acland letters, 1868-1877 and undated. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 34763189

English physician.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Oxford, to Miss McHonnie, 1862 Mar. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270129762

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Oxford, to Joan [Severn], 1871 July 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270129764

Sir Henry Wentworth Acland (1815-1900) was a physician. In 1834 Acland matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford, he graduated B.A. in 1840, M.A. in 1842, M.B. in 1846, and M.D. in 1848. In 1840 he was elected fellow of All Souls' College and, in the same year, commenced the study of medicine, entering himself at St. George's Hospital, London.

It was for his services to medicine and medical education that Acland was accorded his Baronetcy in 1890. See the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.

From the guide to the Papers regarding the Baronetcy of Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1890, (University of Oxford, Bodleian Library)

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referencedIn Moore, E. M. Autograph collection, 1816-1917. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Acland Family Papers, 1820-1926 Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
referencedIn Sir William Rothenstein correspondence and other papers, 1887-1957. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph collection, 1816-1917, 1816-1917 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Parsons, George. Autograph telegram : Ambleside, to Henry Ackland, [1878]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ruskin, John, 1819-1900. John Ruskin papers, ca. 1837-1904. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Ruskin, John, 1819-1900. Autograph letter signed : Oxford, to Henry Acland, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Richard Owen papers, 1827-1889, 1827-1889 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900. Autograph letter signed : Oxford, to Joan [Severn], 1871 July 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Acland, Henry Wentworth Dyke, Sir, 1815-1900. Letter, 1840 Feb. 14, Oxford, Eng., to Mr. Brown. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn John Edward Gray papers, 1783-1884, 1783-1884 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Deane and Woodward. Photographic portfolio of buildings and projects by Deane and Woodward, architects, (ca. 1854-1864) and chiefly featuring the University Museum of Natural History, University of Oxford (constructed 1855-60). Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Papers regarding the Baronetcy of Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1890 University of Oxford, Bodleian Library
referencedIn Joseph Severn papers, 1821-1899. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters received by the Norton family, 1830-1920. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers regarding the Baronetcy of Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1890 University of Oxford, Bodleian Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900. Miscellaneous correspondence and papers of Sir Henry Wentworth Acland. University of Leeds, Brotherton Library, Leeds University Library
creatorOf Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900. Autograph letter signed : Oxford, to Miss McHonnie, 1862 Mar. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Additional papers of Henry Wentworth Acland and his daughter, Sarah Angelina Acland, 1852-86 Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
creatorOf Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900. Letter : to Mr. Gross, 1898 Sep 15. Yale University, Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library
creatorOf Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900. Letter : to Mr. Gross, 1898 Sep 15. Yale University, Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library
creatorOf Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900. Henry Wentworth Acland letters, 1868-1877 and undated. Duke University, Medical Center Library & Archives
referencedIn Dorothea Lynde Dix papers, 1798-1893 (inclusive), 1827-1887 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn John Edward Gray papers, 1783-1884, 1783-1884 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Severn, Joan, 1846-1924. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to John Simon, " Tuesday" [1881 Mar. 15]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIg, 1887-1891 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Letters to Charles Eliot Norton and other papers, 1702-1952. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Gray, John Edward, 1800-1875. Papers, 1783-1884. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Album materials, 1777-1925 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Sir James Paget correspondence, 1784-1932, 1784-1932 American Philosophical Society
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associatedWith Lankester, E. Ray (Edwin Ray), Sir, 1847-1929. person
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correspondedWith Rothenstein, William, Sir, 1872-1945 person
associatedWith Ruskin, John, 1819-1900. person
associatedWith Severn, Joan, 1846-1924, person
correspondedWith Severn, Joseph, 1793-1879 person
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Birth 1815-08-23

Death 1900-10-16

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