Collection MS 382 - Dorothy McCrombie papers

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MS 382


Dorothy McCrombie papers


  • c 1920s-1998 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 folder

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Name of creator

(fl 1942-1998)

Biographical history

Dorothy McCombie (nee Ross) trained at Sidlaw Sanatorium. She lived in Dundee and Forfar. She attended the International Congress of Nurses in Montreal.

Archival history

Unknown history of items deposited with Ninewells Hospital following an exhibition held there to mark 40 years since the hospital opened. Items then passed to Matthew Jarron and subsequently deposited with University of Dundee Archive Services.

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Scope and content

Material relating to Dorothy McCrombie's training and career in nursing and midwifery.


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Usually chronological within series.

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Conditions governing access

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

Conditions governing reproduction

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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Hard copy list in the Archive search room

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Description identifier

MS 382

Rules and/or conventions used

Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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