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B56 Boyd, Mary Dorothy, 1945-1958

 File — Box: SW 10
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/84

Scope and Contents

Diploma in Social Study 1949. File contains: Enrolment form, correspondence regarding student's role as secretary of the Social Studies Society, correspondence regarding her position as Childrens' Visitor in Oxford. Details of practical placements are located at the back of the file and include reports from: Alix Nicolson, District secretary, Council of Social Service, Edinburgh; Mary Gregor, South Bridge School Care Committee; Almoner, Wingfield-Morris Orthopeadic Hospital, Oxford; J. C. Cracknell, Almoner, Oxford Eye Hospital; C. G. Haldane, Social Welfare Worker, The Church of Scotland, Committee on Social Service.

Title of thesis: "The Problem of the Deprived Child in Edinburgh and Oxford and the way it is being met" [NB a copy of this does not survive in the file].


  • Creation: 1945-1958


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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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