This sub-series consists of 4 files:
- Conference papers for the eighth International Congress, 1953
- Isobel Gibson’s conference pack for the eighth International Congress, 1953
- Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science arrangements for conference delegates visiting the College, 1953
- Press cuttings about the eighth International Congress, August 1953
The eighth International Congress on Home Economics was held at the University of Edinburgh from 12-18 August 1953. The programme included a visit to the Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science. Isobel Gibson was one of the Convenors of Sub-Committees of the organising committee.