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A46 Name Withheld, 1951-1953

 File — Box: SW 8
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/34

Scope and Contents

Non-graduate. File contains: Enrolment form; application form; correspondence and notes relating to the student's admission interview and enrolment including reference from Alfred Lodge, rector of Dumfries Academy; correspondence relating to progress of studies; correspondence with Professor John Spencer regarding the possiblity of completing the course in 1972. Details of practical placements are located at the back of the file and include reports from: Marjory Durness, Duddingston Camp Nursery [temporary housing for the homeless] "[the student] has seen some of the camp's problems with regard to sanitation and close mingling of differing social grades"; Stuart F Allison, Group Medical Superintendent, Royal Infirmary, Dumfries; Linoleum Manufacturing Company Ltd, Staines where the student undertook work in the personnel department; Miss C G Haldane, Social Welfare Worker, Church of Scotland Committee on Social Service; Marjorie Ward, Group Almoner, Kidderminster General Hospital.


  • Creation: 1951-1953


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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.

Names of non-graduates, not proven to be deceased, are withheld until 100 years after their known or estimated date of birth.


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