We have digitised the following Gowers’ materials:

Gowers case notes from the 19th Century which are held in our Archives.

Selected case notes and illustrations are available online.

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Selected case notes

Please complete an access request form to request access to other case notes.

Correspondence and children’s journals and stories

An extensive collection of correspondence, children’s journals and stories addressed to, or written by, Sir William Gowers, mainly from the late 19th century, which were on loan from the Gowers family.

Selected letters

Correspondents include Kipling, Lister, Jenner, and Hughlings Jackson, writing on a variety of topics, along with numerous letters of congratulations on Gowers’s knighthood. Inventory of correspondence

The Children’s journals are available online.

This work was performed for the Queen Square Archives by Bespoke Archive Digitisation.

Other digitised files are available upon request or to view in the Library, while we while we obtain appropriate permissions to make them available online.

Other works by Gowers held in Queen Square Library have been digitised as part of the UK Medical Heritage Library project as well as drawings and lectures.

Queen Square Archives operates an immediate takedown policy. Please contact us to request removal of materials.