Pamela Daymond: Case book

Scope and Content

Ms nurses’ case book on practical midwifery, including notes, charts and tables, compiled by Pamela Daymond, during her time as a midwifery student at the Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (18 April-14 June 1958), recording the personal details, family situation and pregnancy history of each patient she attended, the progress of their labour, the condition of the infant on birth and puerperium.

Administrative / Biographical History

Pamela Daymond (f.1940-1960) was a midwife who trained at the in Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh between 1958 and 1959.

Conditions Governing Access

Access restrictions may apply if material includes personal information of living individuals. All other records are open to research by appointment, Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm. For further information about accessing the collection and visiting the reading room, please contact: archives@rcog.co.uk

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.

Note

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.

Conditions Governing Use

If you wish to reproduce this material, apply via the College Archivist: archives@rcog.co.uk

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.