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A44 Allison, Jane Ruth, 1949-1956

 File — Box: SW 8
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/32

Scope and Contents

Certificate of Social Study 1954. File contains: Enrolment form; application form; correspondence and notes relating to the student's admission interview and enrolment including references from Davies, Laing & Dick, tutors, Holland Park, London and Miss A Stockdale, headmistress of Skellfield School, Thirsk, Yorkshire; references for Psychiatric Social Work posts. Details of practical placements can be found at the back of the file and include reports from: Almoner's department, St Mary's Hospital, London; P Hepburn, Club Leader, YWCA, Edinburgh for which Miss Allison was drew up a programme of games and dances and helped with the play centre and young wives group; Mrs A Angus, headmistress, St Leonard's Nursery School; Arthur Ryder, Senior Probation Officer, Salford Probation Office; Edinburgh Mental Welfare Association; A W Instrell, headmaster, Shirley Residential School, Surrey; Florence Mitchell, Family Welfare Association, Bermondsey, Camberwell, Lambeth & Southwark


  • Creation: 1949-1956


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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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