GD1/42 Isa Beattie, nurse

Collection Summary

Reference Code: GB239 GD1/42
Title: Beattie, Isa
Dates of Creation of Material: 1986-1994
Level of Description: Fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 1 box: papers, compact discs

Name of creator(s): Isa Beattie (b.1906), nurse
Biographical History: Isa Beattie was born in June 1906. She trained as a nurse at Leith Hospital in Edinburgh in the 1920s. She became a midwife and later worked as a health visitor.
Immediate Source of Acquisition or Transfer: Miss Isa Beattie, October 2000

Scope and Content: Oral history of the nursing career of Isa Beattie 1986; transcript of oral history; "Health Visiting 1940-1966", by Isa T. Beattie 1994; photocopy of "In-Service Mental-Health Training for Health Visitors", by J.W. Affleck et al. 1960
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

Existence and Location of Originals: Original tapes copied and returned to owner

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