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Beattie, Isa

Identifier: GD1-42

Scope and Contents

Oral history of the nursing career of Isa Beattie 1986; transcript of oral history; 'Health Visiting 1940-1966', by Isa T. Beattie 1994; photocopy of 'In-Service Mental-Health Training for Health Visitors', by J.W. Affleck et al. 1960


  • 1986-1994

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access


Biographical / Historical

Isa Beattie was born in June 1906. She trained as a nurse at Leith Hospital in Edinburgh in the 1920s. She became a midwife and later worked as a health visitor.


1 box: papers, compact discs


Chronological within record class

Other Finding Aids

Manual item-level descriptive list available

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Miss Isa Beattie, October 2000


No further accessions are expected

Existence/Location of Originals

Original tapes copied and returned to owner

Repository Details

Part of the Lothian Health Services Archive Repository

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