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A42 Aitken, Margaret Elizabeth, 1952-1953

 File — Box: SW 8
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/30

Scope and Contents

Certificate of Social Study 1953. File contains: Photograph; enrolment form; application form; correspondence and notes relating to the student's admission interview and enrolment including reference from Reverend Henry B Lawson, Stranraer; correspondence relating to progress of studies and arrangement of placements including a letter from Aitken regarding her placement at Falaise with Miss Wilson which was cut short due to the General Strike in France, 1953. Details of practical placements can be found at the back of the file and include reports from: C G Haldane, Social Welfare Worker, Church of Scotland Committee on Social Service; Jean Kerr, District Secretary, Edinburgh Council of Social Service; Freda Patience Wilson, Warden, Amis Des Volontaires Francais; Janet Erskine, Children's Officer, County of Wigtown.


  • Creation: 1952-1953


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Conditions Governing Access

Files will be open 85 years after the latest date referenced in the file, on the next 1 January. If a file is restricted but the student concerned is known to be deceased, or to have been born more than 100 years ago, then access may be granted following a screening process to check for third party data relating to living individuals Researchers may be required to sign a data protection declaration.


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