Princess Christian College Testimonials Book

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7AMB/1
  • Dates of Creation
      May 1916 - Aug 1939
  • Physical Description
      1 volume

Scope and Content

Volume produced by the Princess Christian College, Manchester for trainee nursery nurses, to record training and progress through employer testimonials. Includes rules for employers and nurses, as well as glowing testimonials and letters of recommendation:

* Testimonial from college principal, Marianna Lillie, 16 May 1916

* First certificate, certifying completion of course, May 1916

* Special certificate and badge, Jun 1921

* Testimonial from Margaret L Greig, Newton Mearns, Jun 1917

* Statement of resignation, Margaret L Greig, Newton Mearns, Oct 1917

* Testimonial from E de la Cour, Edinburgh, 12 Jun 1918

* Testimonial from E de la Cour, Edinburgh, 31 Oct 1919

* Testimonial from E de la Cour, Edinburgh, 6 Oct 1920

* Testimonial from E. de la Cour, Edinburgh, 25 Jun 1921

* Statement of resignation, E de la Cour, Edinburgh, 22 Dec 1927

* Testimonial from Georgina Rutt, Hendon, 29 Jan 1929

* Testimonial from SJ Graham, Edinburgh, undated [c. 1929]

* Testimonial from KT Melville, Edinburgh, 23 Jan 1928

* Testimonial from AO Nicholson, Edinburgh, 2 Jan 1928

* Testimonial from JA Smith, Sutton, 24 Jul 1929

* Testimonial from A McDonald, Standish, 31 Aug 1929

* Testimonial from Nina Duncan, Tolshire, 15 Oct 1929

* Testimonial from Jessie Dawben, Fallenfield, 29 Mar 1930

* Testimonial from CK Ducksbury, 27 May 1930

* Testimonial from D Crawford, Woolwich, 24 Feb 1931

* Testimonial from Jessie Dawson, Fallenfield, 20 Mar 1931

* Testimonial from Nalda Lang, Blackheath, 9 Mar 1932

* Testimonial from Vera Crisselle, 14 Apr 1932

* Testimonial from Ray Hoare, Preston Candover, Sep 1935

* Statement of resignation, Ray Hoare, Preston Candover, Aug 1939'.