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Records of Glasgow Eye Infirmary, infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland

Author:
Compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archivist, 2002.
Reference:
GB 812 HB 3.
Title:
Records of Glasgow Eye Infirmary, infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland.
Dates of Creation:
1824-1973.
Extent:
8.00 metres.
Held at:
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archives.
Name of Creator:
Glasgow Eye Infirmary (infirmary: 1824-: Glasgow, Scotland).
Language of Material:
English.
Level of Description:
Fonds.
Edition:
First edition.

Scope and Content

  • Accounts, 1899-1948
  • Annual reports, 1824-1859
  • Auxiliary Association minutes, 1950-1976
  • Case sheets, 1932, 1937-1938
  • Directors’ minutes, 1824-1948
  • House Committee and other minutes, 1874-1948
  • Medical illustrations, including some used for teaching, 20th century
  • Miscellaneous papers, including file re: Civil Defence (1951-1952), 1922-1973
  • Operations registers, 1936-1960
  • Pathological journals, 1920-1963
  • Register of members (subscribers) and directors, 1912-1943
  • Registers of patients, 1937-1962
  • Research papers, including those of Professor W J B Riddell and Professor A Lowenstein, 20th century
  • Salary records, 1929-1942
  • Spencer Research Committee minutes, 1946-1954
  • Waiting lists, 1945-1959
System of Arrangement:
Chronological within record class.
Custodial History:
Records held within National Health Service prior to transfer.
Immediate Source of Acquisition:
Glasgow Eye Infirmary and Gartnavel General Hospital.
Appraisal, Destruction and Scheduling:
This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 812 procedures.
Accruals:
Further accessions are expected.
Access Conditions:
Normal 30 year and 75 year closures apply.
Copyright / Reproduction:
Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.
Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents.
Existence of Copies:
No known copies.
This material is original.
Finding Aids:
Descriptive list.
Related Units of Description:
GB 812 HB 37: Records of Glasgow Western (and Gartnavel) Hospitals Board of Management
GB 812 HB 55: Records of Greater Glasgow Health Board, Glasgow
GB 812 HB 28: Records of Western Regional Hospital Board, Glasgow
Publication Note:
Thomson, A M W, Life and Times of Dr William Mackenzie, founder of Glasgow Eye Infirmary (Robert Maclehose and Co., Glasgow, 1973).

Fonds-Level Description Compilation Details

Compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archivist, 2002.