Papers of Winifred Rix, 1948-1977

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the midwifery career of Winifred Rix, comprised of her training case book at Tunbridge Wells District Hospital (March - August 1948), registers of cases from St Albans (January 1950 - August 1951), Letchworth (January 1954 - May 1963), Hertford (March 1968 - June 1969) and Bridport (July 1969 - December 1970), and midwives drugs book (1964 - 1969), including details of mothers, deliveries and babies, together with certificates issued to her by the RCM and and regional health authorities marking attendance on midwives refresher courses and a family-planning appreciation course.

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted access due to patient information.

Custodial History

Originally sent to the RCM General Secretary in November 2009 by the niece of Winifred Rix (later Winifred Zambra)