Superintendents' letter books

Scope and Content

Addressees include:

  • Secretary/Cashier of G.R.I.;
  • managers of G.R.I.;
  • members of staff of G.R.I. and St. Mungo's College;
  • subscribers and donors;
  • medical students;
  • suppliers of goods and services;
  • public authorities;
  • Procurator Fiscals;
  • employers seeking references and those from whom G.R.I. sought references in respect of applicants for employment;
  • insurance companies;
  • administrators of other hospitals;
  • patients, patients' relatives and those on waiting list.

Administrative / Biographical History

Bound volumes containing copies of letters sent by Superintendent, with some sent by Deputy Superintendent. Contain name indexes.

Related Material

Researchers might find the following material to be of interest: Index to Medical Superintendents' Letters book.