GD1/111  Simpson Midwives League

Collection Summary

Reference Code: GB239 GD1/111
Title: Simpson Midwives League 
Dates of Creation of Material: 1969-2002
Level of Description: Fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 4 items: papers

Name of creator(s):Simpson Midwives League
Biographical History: The League was established in 1968 to maintain contact between those who had qualified at Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion or who had worked there.


These records were originally kept in one folder.  They were given to the Archive by Nina Taylor the immediate ex-President who had kept the papers after the last meeting of the League and the closure of the Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion in 2002.

Archival History: The items were held by the League prior to transfer.
Immediate Source of Acquisition or Transfer:  Acc 05/24 - donated by Nina Taylor, ex-President of the Simpson Midwives League.

Scope and Content: constitution, 1982-1997; minutes, 1988-2002; newsletters, 1969-1989
Accruals: No further accessions are expected
System of Arrangement: Chronological within record class

Conditions Governing Access: None
Conditions Governing Reproduction: Reproduction is subject to closure periods and physical condition
Language/Scripts of Material: English

Archivists' Notes: Compiled by Alison Scott
Rules or Conventions: Description based on ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description International Council on Archives (2nd edition), 2000
Date(s) of Description:  May 2010