The collection comprises a notebook, photographs and other material relating to Miss Simpson.
General Hospital Nurses Training School student's notebook kept by Nurse Marion Simpson from 1933-1936. Includes notes on nursing techniques and treatments, taken in lectures and on the wards; Tutor Sister's remarks; a record of lectures attended and examinations taken; of holidays and sickness; and of wards worked in (MS 381/1);
Black and white photograph of Marion Simpson taken during her second year of training at the General Hospital, Nottingham, c.1935 (MS 381/2);
Black and white snapshot photograph of nurses Simpson, Spencer, Pedley and Dimelow, in uniform, 1937 (MS 381/3);
Photocopied typescript obituary of Sister Marion Simpson, written for the University of Birmingham Medical Journal, c.1965 (MS 381/4);
Photocopied typescript introduction, by Professor A.L. d'Abreu of Birmingham, for the 'Manual of Intensive Care' written by the late Sister Marion Simpson and edited by Miss May Spencer, Principal Tutor, 1 Sep. 1966 (MS 381/5);
Nottingham General Hospital nurse's badge, inscribed '513'; and General Nursing Council for England and Wales badge, inscribed 'M. Simpson / S.R.N. / 85129 / 27.11.36' (MS 381/6-7).