GD1/38 Catherine Euphemia Anderson, nurse

Collection Summary

Reference Code: GB239 GD1/38
Title: Anderson, Catherine Euphemia
Dates of Creation of Material: 1905-1967
Level of Description: Fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 0.05 shelf metres: bound volumes, papers

Name of creator(s): Catherine Euphemia Anderson (fl.1922-1955), nurse
Biographical History: Catherine Anderson studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh in the 1920s. She went on to train as a midwife from 1926-1931. he was awarded the MBE in 1955.
Archival History: Unknown
Immediate Source of Acquisition or Transfer: Ms E. Wimbush, January and April 2001

Scope and Content: Rules and Regulations of the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh 1905; Notes for Guidance of Residents 1932; "Sketch of the Introduction of Sick Nurse Training in Edinburgh" 1915; certificates relating to Anderson's training 1922-1931; miscellaneous programmes and pamphlets 1937-1967; miscellaneous printed material; miscellaneous handwritten notes; correspondence 1955; photographs
Accruals: No further accessions are expected
System of Arrangement: Chronological within record class

Conditions Governing Access: Access is subject to the terms of the NHS Records Management Code of Practice 2010, the UK Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
Conditions Governing Reproduction: Reproduction is subject to closure periods and physical condition
Language/Scripts of Material: English

Archivists' Notes: Compiled by Mike Barfoot and Jenny McDermott using existing handlists
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 2000; revised June 2002