Clarke, Theresa

Reference HB121
Dates of Creation 1960s-2011
Name of Creator Clarke, Theresa (health administrator: Killearn : 1915-2011)
Language of Material English
Physical Description 0.1 metres

Scope and Content

Printed ephemera and photographs relating to Killearn Hospital, 1960s and 1970s;
Job application, 1972;
Eulogy, 2011

Administrative / Biographical History

Theresa Clarke was born in Blantyre in 1915.  In 1924 she had a leg amputated following a bicycle accident.
She qualified as a secretary and book-keeper at Coatbridge Technical College in 1933. From 1959 until 1972 she was Matron's Secretary at Killearn Hospital.
She lived in Milngavie where she served as a local councillor.  She retired there in 1980 and moved to St Margaret's Hospice, Clydebank in 2009: she died there.

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Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions

Acquisition Information
Mrs Nancy Stevens, niece

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available
No known copies

Archivist's Note
Fonds level description compiled by Alistair Tough, 29 May 2019

Appraisal Information
This material has been appraised in line with standard procedures

Custodial History
Held by Theresa Clarke's family prior to transfer

None expected

Related Material
HB43, Killearn Hospital