Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Ballantyne, - , Interviewee, Male, Doctor of Medicine, general practioner;
Speaker: , Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Recalls first job as a newly qualified doctor working in general practice in Ballymena, Northern Ireland in 1919. Describes moving to a practice in the Potteries and then to Leicester in 1921. Describes the number of surgeries held, some of the treatments available and general conditions of health care.
Place of birth:
Education: Belfast Mercantile College; Queens College Belfast;
Marital Status: , Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire, Staffordshire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Recording Date: 1/1/1984
Playing time: 30 mins
Access Restrictions: no consent Item Copyright: EMOHA
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