LHB1 Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh


Reference Code: GB239 LHB1
Title: Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh: Correspondence
Dates of Creation of Material: 1727-1984
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 136.2 shelf metres: bound volumes, papers
Name of creator(s): Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Scope and Content: 18th-century correspondence 1727-1799; 19th and 20th-century correspondence 1872-1974; Treasurer and Clerk's / Secretary and Treasurer's letter books 1836-1973, Secretary's letter books 1888-1894, Medical Superintendent's letter books 1946-1971, administration letter books 1980-1984; Administration Department Files 1960s-1970s; Administration Department 1970s-1980s; administration correspondence day books 1976-1982; correspondence of the Legal Adviser, 1973-1984
Conditions Governing Access: Access is subject to the terms of the UK Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
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: September 2002, updated May 2007