Papers of Sarah Shrimpton,1922

Scope and Content

Two exercise books, kept by trainee midwife, Sarah Shrimpton (1922), containing highly detailed notes on midwifery training, together with papers relating to the Central Board of Midwives Examination in London, comprising of a dated admission card, a sample of an exam paper (October 1922), a letter confirming the successful completion of the exam, and the certificate issued to Sarah Shrimpton by the CMB.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sarah Shrimpton trained as a midwife, passed her exams and qualified in October 1922

Access Information

Open to access.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright of the estate of Sarah Shrimpton.

Custodial History

Donated to the RCM Special Collection of Deposited Papers by the nephew of Sarah Shrimpton in March 2012