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Shepherd, A.

 Fonds
Identifier: GD1-80

Scope and Contents

Belt buckle and City Hospital badge of A. Shepherd 1902-1905; photo of A. Shepherd; letters from A. S. Kinnear regarding A. Shepherd 1998-1999

Dates

  • 1902-1999

Language of Materials

English.

Conditions Governing Access

None

Biographical / Historical

A. Shepherd, from Dundee, trained to be a nurse and worked at the Edinburgh City Hospital. Not long after finishing her training and only three months before her wedding, she died after contracting a fever from a patient she had volunteered to nurse.

Extent

5 items: objects, photograph, papers

Arrangement

Chronological within record class

Other Finding Aids

Manual item-level descriptive list available

Custodial History

Items held within family

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Alison Shepherd Kinnear, Arbroath, November 1998

Accruals

No further accessions are expected

Repository Details

Part of the Lothian Health Services Archive Repository

Contact:
Centre for Research Collections
Edinburgh University Library
George Square
Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
+44 (0)131 650 3392