Papers of Miss D. England

Scope and Content

A printed invitation addressed to Miss D England, requesting her attendance at the laying of the foundation stone at the headquarters of the Royal College of Midwives, 15 Mansfield Street, London, W1 by H. M Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother on Thursday, 24 May 1956 at 3.30pm, which was followed by tea at the Royal Institute of British Architects, 66 Portland Place, London, W1, with a map and directions overleaf, also accompanied by an order of ceremony and a commemorative leaflet.

Administrative / Biographical History

Miss D. England (fl. 1940-1960) was a midwife in Kirby Lees near Halifax during the middle of the twentieth century.

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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.


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

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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.