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Girton College memorabilia, 1949 - 1956

 File — Container: GCPP Walker 1
Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Walker 1

Scope and Contents

File contains the following:
1) Girton College Ball dance programmes, 1949-53;
2) Handwritten invitations to Margaret Walker’s own particular group of friends (including John Sudbury) for the Girton College Ball, 1951-52, including a dinner menu for the 1951 occasion;
3) Two telegrams from K M Peace to M W, 14 and 22 March 1949, inviting her to interview and informing her of the award of a scholarship respectively;
4) Letter from K M Peace to M W informing her of the award of a scholarship, 22 March 1949;
5) List of those awarded Girton scholarships and exhibitions, 22 March 1949;
5a) Correspondence and papers relating to Ministry of Education State Scholarships and University Supplemental Awards, including a note of financial assistance awarded to Margaret Walker, 1949;
6) Programme for Girton College Freshers’ Rag Michaelmas Term 1949;
7) Letters from K M Peace to M W, 1952, 1953 and 1954, informing her of her election and re-election to Tucker-Price Studentships for 1952-53, 1953-54 and 1954-55 respectively;
8) Notice from the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, 30 June 1952, of the award to M W of a maintenance allowance for postgraduate training in scientific research for 1952-54;
9) Letter to Margaret Sudbury, 31 January 1956, from the University of Cambridge General Board of the Faculties informing her that she has been approved for the PhD degree;
10) Two plans of Girton College, presumably early 1950s;
11) Two-page biography of Margaret Sudbury (based on but containing more detail than the biographical headnote above).











Dates

  • 1949 - 1956

Extent

1 file(s) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Margaret Sudbury, February 2016. Item 5a was donated by Margaret Sudbury, October 2018.

Originator(s)

Walker, Margaret

Finding aid date

2018-10-29 10:33:18+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Girton College Archive Repository

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