Antenatal Patients Address Books
- 1949-1954 (Creation)
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These books give details of names, addresses and blood test results (including those for syphilis) of those attending the antenatal clinic at Duncombe Place which was run by Acomb Maternity Hospital. From 1956/7 an estimated date of confinement was also recorded.
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Entries are loosely alphabetical.
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The clinic was held at Duncombe Place from 1948 until 1961, when the clinic was moved to new premises in the York County Hospital.