Papers of Clara Morris

Scope and Content

This collection comprises registers of cases, antenatal record forms, case notes, pulse and temperature charts, notification forms, cash books and correspondence (1 August 1932-3 March 1955), relating to the births attended by Clara Morris as a midwife at the City Maternity Hospital in Stoke-on-Trent and then around the area of Brierley Hill near Dudley, Staffordshire.

Administrative / Biographical History

Clara Morris (fl. 1920-1950) was a midwife who trained at the City Maternity Hospital in Stoke-on-Trent between 1932 to 1933. She then went on to practice around Brierley Hill near Dudley during the Second World War.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Deposited at the Royal College of Midwives by the daughter in law of the creator, Mrs P. Morris in 1994.


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

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Further details of the contents of this material are available on request.

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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.