Case notes of various midwives from Lincoln

Scope and Content

Bundle of ms case note cards, completed by various midwives and health visitors working for the Public Health Department in the County of Lincoln (2 March 1966-14 April 1972), recording the condition of infants on delivery and then their development in the first few months after birth observed on subsequent visits by the midwife, including details of their general health, diet, clothing and environment.

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Acquisition Information

There is no record of the date or source of acquisition before the collection was deposited at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in May 2011.


Catalogued by Clare Sexton, Project Archivist in accordance with ISAD(G).

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Custodial History

This collection was originally deposited at the Royal College of Midwives. It is now held under the terms of a service level collection care agreement at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

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