Halliday Sutherland

"A born writer, especially a born story-teller. Dr. Sutherland, who is distinguished in medicine, is an amateur in the sense that he only writes when he has nothing better to do. But when he does, it could hardly be done better." G.K. Chesterton.

Monthly Archives: April, 2014

Clan Sutherland Societies

Links to Clan Sutherland Societies in various parts of the world: Clan Sutherland Society in Scotland Clan Sutherland Society in Australia Clan Sutherland Society of North America Australian Scottish Heritage

27 April 2014 · Leave a comment

Death on the Moors

Halliday Sutherland died on 19th April 1960. The following excerpt from Arches of the Years tells the story of the death of his father.  “At Christmas 1912 I went on holiday … Continue reading

19 April 2014 · 1 Comment

The White Plague

The “white plague” and “consumption” were colloquial names for tuberculosis. And plague it was, causing around ten percent of deaths in Britain between 1850 and 1950. Dr Sutherland described working with consumptive patients in … Continue reading

6 April 2014 · 2 Comments

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Centenary of the Stopes v. Sutherland libel trial

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