Ministry of Health and predecessors: Circular Letters

MH 10
Ministry of Health and predecessors: Circular Letters

This series contains circulars, statutory instruments, orders and other publications issued by the Poor Law Commission and Board, the Local Government Board and the Ministry of Health. The recipients include Assistant Poor Law Commissioners, district auditors, union and parish officers and other local officials. Includes registers of circulars, 1848 to 1951, and indexes, 1848 to 1946. Volumes 18-84 contain subject indexes to their contents.

Related Material:
For later circulars see BN 1
Annual reports of the Supplementary Benefits Commission are in BN 67
For Ministry of Housing and Local Government circulars see HLG 72
For further Ministry of Health circulars see MH 76
Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
Local Government Board, 1871-1919
Ministry of Health, 1919-1968
Poor Law Board, 1847-1871
Poor Law Commission, 1834-1847
Physical description:
198 files and volumes
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