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Identity statement

Reference code(s)
GB0100 G/PP1/45
PENNY, Edward Austin (fl 1911-1955)
[1909], 1955
Level of description
Collection (fonds)
Extent and medium of the unit of description (quantity, bulk, or size)
2 items


Name of creator(s)

Penny, Edward Austin, fl 1911-1955, surgeon

Administrative / Biographical history

Edward Austin Penny was a student at Guy's Hospital Medical School. Awarded MRCS LRCP, London 1910, MB BS London 1911, DTM&H London, 1926, Lt-Col Indian Medical Service (retired). Louis Albert (John) Dunn (1858-1918) was Surgeon, Guy's Hospital, 1894-1918; Consulting Surgeon to the East London Children's Hospital; Consulting Surgeon Children's Hospital Plaistow; Member of Court of Examiners, Royal College of Surgeons; Examiner in Surgery at Cambridge University

Archival history

Acquired by Guy's Hospital Medical School Library

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Transferred from Guy's Hospital Medical School Library, 2002.

Content & structure

Scope and content

Papers of Edward Austin Penny, comprising manuscript list of house officers, dressers and ward clerks, and list of patients by disease, in Naaman, Dorcas, and Astley Cooper wards of Guy's Hospital titled 'Mr Dunn's take in'[1909]; also letter to Mr Tomlin from Edward Austin Penny, Jan 1955, who was the 'take in' dresser on the list.

System of arrangement


Conditions of access & use

Conditions governing access

Open, subject to signature of Reader's undertaking form, and appropriate provision of two forms of identification, to include one photographic ID.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copies, subject to condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Director of Archive and Corporate Records Services.

Language/scripts of material


Finding aids

Detailed catalogue

Allied materials

Existence and location of originals

King's College London College Archives

Description control

Archivist's Note

Sources: Directory of Guy's Men1922; Compiled by Alison Field

Rules or conventions

Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal Place and Corporate Names 1997.

This catalogue is made available under the Open Data Commons Attribution License. This catalogue may be updated from time to time in order to reflect additional material and/or new understandings of the material.

Date(s) of descriptions

June 2004

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  • Health services
  • Medical sciences
  • Patients
  • Social sciences
  • Surgery

Personal names

  • Dunn, Louis Albert (John), 1858-1918, Surgeon
  • Hospitals, Health services, Social Policy and Welfare
  • Penny, Edward Austin, fl 1911-1955, Surgeon

Corporate names

  • Guy's Hospital, London
  • King's College London College Archives


  • Southwark, London, England

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