LHB1 Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh


Reference Code: GB239 LHB1
Title: Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh: Administration
Dates of Creation of Material: 1854-2003
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 16.6 shelf metres: bound volumes, papers
Name of creator(s): Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Scope and Content: Status of Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh 1870-1968; Court of Contributors 1872-1947; hospital officials 1927-1933; Assistant Physicians' meetings 1939-1964; Board of Managers papers 1921-1922; Finance Committee papers 1925-1947; Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Social Services Committee papers 1940-1948; House Committee papers 1923-1948; Law Committee papers 1940-1964; Maintenance Committee papers 1927-1935; Maternity Committee papers 1937-1948; Medical Managers' Committee papers 1926-1948; Nursing Committee papers 1923-1970; Radiological Committee papers 1928-1948; Salaries and Wages Committee papers 1927-1949; Simpson Memorial Maternity Committee papers 1939; Staff Fund Committee papers 1939-1945; miscellaneous Committee papers 1950-1983; British Hospital Association papers 1918-1947; particular wards and specific medical problems 1918-1982; records of Department of Surgical Neurology 1908-1972; annual statistics of patients 1854-1864; registers of beds and patients 1877-1965; bed and patient returns 1921-1964; patient statistics 1860-1973; printed material 1870-2003; miscellaneous administration papers I 1906-1996; miscellaneous administration papers II 1955-1985; 250th Anniversary celebrations 1979; papers relating to the move to the new RIE at Little France 2001-2002
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