Oral history of the nursing career of Isa Beattie 1986; transcript of oral history; 'Health Visiting 1940-1966', by Isa T. Beattie 1994; photocopy of 'In-Service Mental-Health Training for Health Visitors', by J.W. Affleck et al. 1960
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Administrative / Biographical History
Isa Beattie was born in June 1906. She trained as a nurse at Leith Hospital in Edinburgh in the 1920s. She became a midwife and later worked as a health visitor.
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Miss Isa Beattie, October 2000
Compiled by Mike Barfoot and Jenny McDermott using existing handlists
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