Collection contains course notes, with one diagram, completed in pen and pencil on 36 p. at beginning and end of notebook.
The notes concern the fundamentals of chiropody and the practices involved. The notebook also contains tipped-in typescript
letters and some printed ephemera relating to Pate's career as a chiropodist. These include a professional reference from
Runting dated 1 November 1916, two other letters signed by Runting, a lesson from a correspondence course in chiropody, letters
confirming Pate's membership in the Incorporated Society of Chiropodists in 1923, a letter acknowledging his resignation from
the Manchester Foot Hospital in 1956, and a transcription of his obituary in 1959.