Letter written by Rosalind Paget

Scope and Content

Ts letter, written by Rosalind Paget, midwife and prominent member of the Royal College of Midwives (formally known as the Midwives Institute) to Elena, concerning the maternal death rate in the United States of America, Canada, Britian, Northern Ireland, Italy and Russia (5 December 1924).

Administrative / Biographical History

Rosalind Paget (1855-1948) was a midwife and prominent member of the Royal College of Midwives (formally known as the Midwives Institute).

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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.

Note

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.

Related Material

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists also holds further correspondence of Rosalind Paget, concerning her time as the Honorary Treasurer of the Royal College of Midwives and in particular her role in the campaign to improve the statutory position of the profession (Archive reference: RCM/E3/3/1).