LHB5 Royal Edinburgh Hospital for Sick Children


Reference Code: GB239 LHB5
Title: Royal Edinburgh Hospital for Sick Children: Administration
Dates of Creation of Material: 1859-1987
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 3.2 shelf metres: papers
Name of creator(s): Royal Edinburgh Hospital for Sick Children
Scope and Content: Letter books 1859-1946; miscellaneous ledgers 1895-1948; constitution and rules 1859-1917; general administration 1873-1961; household supplies and stationery 1899-1944; patients: administration 1876-1945; patients: individuals 1947; suggestions and complaints book 1975-1987
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
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: August 2002; updated Sept 2009, January 2011