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A47 Adamson, Margaret Isobel, 1954-1957

 File — Box: SW 8
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/35

Scope and Contents

Diploma in Social Study 1955. File contains: Enrolment form; application form; correspondence and notes relating to the student's admission interview and enrolment including reference; correspondence from The Institute of Almoners to Marjorie Brown. Details of practical placements are located at the back of the file and include reports from: Almoner, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary; Asnah Brown, District Secretary, Edinburgh Council of Social Service; Phoebe Paul, Women's Voluntary Services for Civil Defence, West Hartlepool; Robert Edgar, Senior Probation Officer, Edinburgh and Midlothian Counties.

Title of thesis: "An Enquiry into some of the Domestic and Social Problems associated with Housing in a congested District of Edinburgh" [NB a copy of this does not survive in the file].


  • Creation: 1954-1957


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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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