Friday, 10 December 2010

Christmas Exhibition

Seasons Greetings!

LHSA have put together a small festive exhibition on display in the Centre for Research Collections Reading Room, Edinburgh University Library. 

Centre for Research Collections

Registered users of the CRC can view the exhibition any time over the next couple of weeks between 9am and 5pm , Monday-Friday.  To register, click here

The display features photographs, a magazine, and appeal and Christmas cards from local hospitals.

This image is of the Beilby Ward at Bruntsfield Hospital for Women and Children in 1937.

The edition of the wartime hospital magazine, "The Craigleith Hospital Chronicle" shown in this exhibition which contains an article describing 'Christmas Day in Hospital' is also available to view online.  The article begins at page 32.

Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about the exhibition or our records:
0131 650 3392

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