Case register of Constance Avison, 1928-1932

Scope and Content

Ms register of cases attended by Constance Avison in West Riding County Council – Wakefield (15 September 1928 – 25 June 1932), recording the name, age, address and number of previous labours and mischarges of each patient, the date and hour of her arrival at the delivery, the presentation of the child on birth, the date and hour of the birth, the sex of the infant, whether the infant was born living or dead, whether the infant was full term or premature, if a doctor was present at birth, any complications during the birth and the condition of the mother and child on her last visit, the fee recovered by midwife from patient and any further remarks. The file also contains a group photo of staff and a maternity ward.

Conditions Governing Access

Access restricted for 100 years due to patient data

Custodial History

External deposit made to the RCM Archive by Ms M Gregory via the RCM General Secretary in March 1994.