This series contains textbooks useful to the subject during training, and a file of magazine cuttings on the history of the profession and some of its challenges and successes.
1943-1955Three handbooks from her training and professional life retained by Ruby Ward.
"Aids to Gynaecology, 9th Edition," W.R. Winterton, Balliere, Tindall and Cox, 1943
"The New Public Health" Fred Grundy, The Leagrave Press Ltd, 1949
"Chest Surgery for Nurses" J. Leigh Collis, Bailliere, Tindall and Cox, 1944
Magazine Cuttings Item
1970s-1990sA number of articles on the history of midwifery, health visiting and it's traditions and equipment. Some on the local areas mentioned in the oral history interview.