Personal Papers of Meta Muir, 1877 - 1994
Scope and Contents
Meta Muir's observations of her contemporaries and of College functions, customs and daily routine offer valuable comment on women's early experiences of university education. Her father's interest in and comments on her course at Girton are, in themselves, valuable commentary on the texts and teaching methods of the period. All but seven of the letters date from Meta's period of residence at Girton College 1881-83.
The collection also includes a small quantity of photographs and details of the Muir family tree.
- 1877 - 1994
Biographical / Historical
1 archive box(es) (1 box) : paper