London Metropolitan Archives - Item Details

METHODIST MOTHERS AND BABIES HOME, STREATHAM

Date of Creation:

194- - 198-

Reference Code:

ACC/3044

Scope and Content:
  • Baptism registers, 1948 - 1967; photographs of events, staff, buildings and residents of the Mother and Baby Home, 194- - 198-; and the text of a presentation written to accompany a slide presentation, providing details of the work of the Women's Fellowship with young mothers, 1971 - 1972.
Extent: 0.15 linear metres
Classification: NON-ESTABLISHED RELIGIONS
Site Location: London Metropolitan Archives
Level of Description:
    Collection

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Administrative History:
  • The Methodist Mothers and Babies Home in Streatham was run by the Women's Fellowship. Its aim was to provide a safe place for vulnerable young women, in particular unmarried mothers.
Copyright: Depositor
Source of Acquisition:
  • Deposited in 1992 (ACC/3044).
  • ACC/3044
Access Restrictions: These records are available for public inspection, although records containing personal information are subject to access restrictions under the UK Data Protection Act, 2018
Physical Condition: Fit
Arrangement: Registers, Photographs, Presentation.