Bees, the Bible, and the bread and butter diet: the work of Cardiganshire Medical Officer of Health, 1910-1965


  • Ceredigion Archives

Project summary

This collection is about the work of the Cardiganshire Medical Officer of Health. It contains 100 boxes of correspondence, reports, medical records and promotional material covering the years leading up to and following the creation of the NHS. This collection gives an insight into the supposed and actual role of rural areas in relation to public health and welfare in wartime. The project has repackaged, preserved and catalogued the collection to international standards.