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Personal Papers of Phyllis Jeanne Ward, 1929 - 1997

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Ward, P J

Scope and Contents

The papers consist of articles (published and unpublished) by P J Ward, and her certificates.


  • 1929 - 1997

Biographical / Historical

Phyllis Ward was educated at Rotherham County Grammar School and came to Girton to read Modern Languages 1927-31 (PhD 1933; MA 1939). She was awarded the Fanny Metcalfe Prize and two postgraduate scholarships which enabled her to undertake research work in Cambridge and Paris 1930-33. She held various school language teaching posts before becoming Lecturer in French and English at Bishop Otter College and then at Sheffield College of Education. She published articles in 'Granta', 'European Herald' and other journals.


2 file(s) : Paper

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Louisa Waring, a friend and executor of Dr Ward, April 2001.


Ward, Phyllis Jeanne, 1909-2000, lecturer in modern languages

Finding aid date

2003-05-20 16:35:10+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Girton College Archive Repository

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