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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

16.43 Male, Married, Over 65 yrs, Senile and Arterio-sclerotic psychoses, February 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
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"Said to be peculiar and feeble-minded, a soft lump, a horrid nasty man. Retired."

Relatives in survey: wife 16.44, daughter 16.45

Dates: Other: February 1947

24.89 Male, Over 65 yrs, Senile and Arterio-sclerotic psychoses, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23
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'Admitted CRI, died, Senile dementia. Rate-aided. Had been a clerk, retired. Sister, died, also senile.'

Dates: Other: July 1947

Album presented to Megan Browne on the occasion of her retirement party, 1973

Identifier: Coll-1848/19-0089
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Album relating to the retirement in 1973 of former head of Social Work at the University of Edinburgh Margaret (Megan) Browne, containing notes from her coworkers, as well as an envelope with letters.

Dates: 1973

General: early 1956, 1956

Identifier: BAI 1/17/39
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and related items, including letters from John Keith Benton, Hachiro Yuasa, Reinhold Niebuhr. Includes material relating to John Baillie's retiral, a visit to Hungary, student lists and documents relating to the establishment of closer links between the Church of Scotland, Church of England, Episcopal Church of Scotland and Presbyterian Church of England.

Dates: 1956

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Frank Wyville Thomson, 12 August 1905

Identifier: Coll-14/9/11/23
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Thomson announces his intention to retire from the Indian Medical Service and to seek employment in the new Department of Tropical Medicine in the University of Edinburgh. He goes on to describe his work experience in tropical medicine and states that he has spoken to Sir William Turner and Sir Thomas Fraser regarding a possible position within the University.

Dates: 12 August 1905

Res.5.9 Female resident, 63 yrs, single, corporation tenant, female interviewer, 3 November 1961

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S3/4/2/5/9
Scope and Contents INTVEE lives alone. She had worked as a typist but was made to leave when her employer got rid of everyone over 60. She had put her name down for a corporation flat as had heard some landladies wouldn't keep tenants on if they were not in employment. She was allocated an old age pensioner flat. INTVER thinks she is now terribly lonely and out of her depth finding herself alone in a strange environment, unemployed and having to look after her house and cook for herself for the first time in...
Dates: Other: 3 November 1961

Res.1.12 Female resident, 86 yrs, married, corporation tenant, female interviewer, 6 February 1961

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S3/4/2/1/12
Scope and Contents INTVEE lives with her husband in a ground floor flat in a small tenement block of six flats surrounded by semi-detached houses which INTVER thinks are mainly privately owned. They have no family and have lived in their house for 20 years. She was born in Leith and her husband was born in Ireland. Her husband was made to retire at 65yrs but would have liked to have stayed on. He felt embarrassed at being an able bodied man out in the street during the day. INTVEE had not worked since she...
Dates: Other: 6 February 1961

Res.4.13 Married couple, retired, corporation tenants, male interviewer, 29 September 1961

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S3/4/2/4/13
Scope and Contents INTVEEs live on the top storey of a three storey tenement block in a three apartment flat. They have lived in their flat for three years, coming to live here when male INTVEE retired. They go out together a lot to visit friends and regularly go on cruises. He retired at 65 and still won't go back to the docks as it upsets him, he got fed up being at home all the time but is getting used to it. He reads the Reader's Digest. His wife has a more active social life mainly connected with church...
Dates: Other: 29 September 1961