May 24th, 2010

Diary cover

Welcome note

Hello, and welcome to the last diary of James Fitzjames Fraser West, a Birmingham surgeon who died in 1883. If you would like to know more about the diary, its author and the livejournal serialisation, you can find full orientation on the user profile page.

Underneath this note you can view the diary entries (and some final reports of West's funeral) in reverse chronological order. If you would like to read the diary from the beginning, you can find the first entry here. You can then move forward to read subsequent entries in order by clicking on the green 'right' arrow at the top of each entry.

Alternatively, if you would like to explore the journal by theme, you can see a complete list of entry keywords here.