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B67 Barbour, Katherine Margaret, 1948-1966

 File — Box: SW 11
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/92

Scope and Contents

Diploma of Social Study 1950. File contains: Enrolment form; correspondence from University of Newcastle Upon Tyne and London Scool of Economics requesting references for student for their Applied Social Studies Course and setting out details of what they are seeking in candidates; correspondence refering to her jobs post graduation at the Aberdeen Association of Social Service, at the Glasgow University Settlement and in Austria as Liasion Officer for the Adopting Group of Refugees (Austria) and United Nations Association, International Service.

Details of practical placements are located at the back of the file and contain reports from: Diana E. N. Rowston, Warden, Beauchamp Lodge Settlement, London; Margaret Clark, Secretary, Edinburgh Old People's Welfare Council; A.C. Hope-Gill, District Secretary, Edinburgh Council of Social Service; M. Campbell, Assistant Almoner, The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

Title of thesis: "The Problem of Old People in Town and Country" [NB a copy of this does not survive in the file].


  • Creation: 1948-1966


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