CONVALESCENT HOME FOR CHILDREN, HIGHGATE
|Reference code(s)||: GB 0074 ACC/0691|
|Held at||: London Metropolitan Archives - click here to see details of the physical location of collection|
|Full title||: CONVALESCENT HOME FOR CHILDREN, HIGHGATE|
|Level of description||: Collection|
|Extent||: 0.01 linear metres|
|Name of creator(s)||: Convalescent Home for Children | Highgate|
The Convalescent Home for Children was founded in 1869 in Cromwell House, Highgate, once owned by Oliver Cromwell's eldest daughter. It was established by the Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street, as a rest home outside the City where children could recuperate. There were 52 beds.
From: 'Highgate: Part 1 of 2', Old and New London: Volume 5 (1878), pp. 389-405.
Scope and content/abstract:
Papers relating to a bazaar held to raise funds for the Convalescent Home for Children, Highgate.
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Available for general access.
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Copyright to these records rests with the City of London.
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Immediate source of acquisition:
Records deposited as a gift in June 1959.
Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions:
June to August 2010.
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