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Diary of Lady Whitby, accompanying Sir Lionel Whitby on his first American lecture tour, Oct-Dec 1946, 1946-10-16 - 1946-11-30

 Item — Container: DCPP/WHI/2/3/5
Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/WHI/2/3/5

Scope and Contents

Entries record a hectic schedule of one university/medical centre after another, with an exhausting catalogue of functions attended and people met.


  • 1946-10-16 - 1946-11-30

Conditions Governing Access

Some records series are subject to confidentiality restrictions with the following closure periods: 30 years from date of creation for general administration files, legal records and financial files; 50 years from date of creation for governmental records, including papers of the College Governing Body and College Council, and constituent committees; 100 years from date of creation for personal and personnel records, including tutorial files, staff and fellows files and appointment records, personal finance and pension records. In addition sensitive correspondence and papers concerning College affairs such as disputes and disciplinary matters are closed for 100 years. Restrictions apply on some personal and private papers.


1 volume(s)

Language of Materials



Whitby, Lady Ethel (1898-1994) physician

Finding aid date

2019-09-13 16:21:08+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
Downing College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB2 1DQ United Kingdom
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