File 1 - Conference papers for the eighth International Congress

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GB 1847 QC/15/3/1/1


Conference papers for the eighth International Congress


  • 1953 (Creation)

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  • Conference handbook
  • Printed and typescript copy of the resolutions for voting
  • Congress list of members
  • Congress general reports
  • ‘Home Economics in Scotland’ exhibition programme, Moray House Training College, 12-17 August 1953
  • City and Royal Burgh of Edinburgh, ‘Programme of Reception, Dance and Concert’, Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh, 12 August 1953
  • Invitation to Miss S Whitie for the Garden Party, Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh, 17 August 1953, 3.30pm to 5.30pm
  • Order of Service, St Giles’ Cathedral, 16th August 1953, 9am
  • American Home Economics Association leaflet, ‘A better beginning’, 1953
  • Central Youth Employment Executive booklet, ‘Domestic science and dietetics’, choice of careers, new series no. 13, HMSO, Revised edition, April 1953
  • Ministry of Education booklet, ‘A guide to the educational system of England and Wales’, pamphlet no. 2, HMSO, reprint 1952
  • Scottish Education Department booklet, ‘Public education in Scotland’, HMSO, reprint 1953
  • Memos for congress members regarding events
  • Congress delegate’s folder (water stained and torn)


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  • English
  • French



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