Items relating to York nurse and midwife

Scope and Content

Photographs of trainee nurses outside York County Hospital, 1930s; photograph of nurses outside York County Hospital, 1930s; photographs of York Maternity Hospital (later Acomb Hospital) garden party. 1950s; midwife's cap badge, mid-20th century.

Access Information

Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including data protection laws. 24 hours' notice is required to access photographic material.

Acquisition Information

The archive was given to the Borthwick Institute by Mrs Skelton's family in 1994.

Custodial History

The items belonged to Mary C. Skelton.


Further accruals are not expected.

Related Material

Further material relating to York Maternity Hospital and York County Hospital can be found in Acomb Hospital Archive and York County Hospital Archive at the Borthwick Institute.

Additional Information