Case registers of various midwives from Glamorgan in Wales

Scope and Content

This collection comprises ms case registers of midwives and maternity nurses who practiced under the jurisdiction of Glamorgan County Council in Wales (1911-1939), together with completed application forms and letters, relating to their applications for compensation for loss of emoluments following the Midwives Act of 1936.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Deposited at the Royal College of Midwives from Jean Keats of Health Professions Wales in Cardiff on 19 May 2005.


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

Other Finding Aids

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.

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