Printed certificate to practice as a midwife awarded to Francis Turpin by the Central Midwives Board (14 April 1923), together with a printed notice (4 May 1923), relating to the rules of the CMB. Also accompanied by a further printed certificate awarded to her for completing four months of training at the Queen Charlotte Lying-In Hospital (15 December 1922).
Midwifery certificates of Francis Turpin
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- ReferenceGB 1538 RCMS/142
- Dates of Creation15 December 1922-14 April 1923
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 folder
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Administrative / Biographical History
Frances Turpin (fl. 1910-1930) was a midwife who gained her certificate to practice from the Central Midwives Board in 1923.
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