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B41 Buxton, Joanna Margaret Reader, 1944-1950

 File — Box: SW 9
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/69

Scope and Contents

Certificate in Social Study 1947. File contains: Enrolment form, correspondence from student's father referring to her being the great niece of Elizabeth Fry and also a relation of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton of 'The Slave Liberation'. Details of practical placements are located at the back of the file and include reports from: Edinburgh Area Assistance Board; Anne Boyd, Superintendent, Cameron House Nursery School; J. H. McLean, Deputy City Social Service Officer; A. P. Tait, Public Health Department; Betty Bennett-Jones, Warden, Victoria Settlement, Liverpool; Emily MacPherson, Secretary, Edinburgh Council of Social Service; Central Training Council in Childcare.


  • Creation: 1944-1950


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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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