Collection THB 5 - Dundee Orthopaedic and Rheumatic Clinic

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Dundee Orthopaedic and Rheumatic Clinic


  • 1931-1971 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

4 volumes (0.08 linear metres)

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Biographical history

A meeting of newly elected directors in August 1931 led to the establishment of the Dundee Orthopaedic and Rheumatic Clinic in November of that year. The clinic was based in premises at 3 Kemback Street, Dundee. In 1948 the administration of the service passed to the National Health Service. The clinic closed circa 1975.

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Scope and content

Directors' minutes 1931-1948; management committee minutes 1939-1945; AGM minutes 1937-1971.


Not expected

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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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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

The records are on paper.

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THB1 Dundee Royal Infirmary THB9 Dundee General Hospitals (Board of Management)

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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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