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Miscellaneous collection 2, 1897 - 1981

 File — Container: GCRF 10/1/2
Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCRF 10/1/2

Scope and Contents

1) Photographs of Hannah More for M G Jones’s book, with photographs of the Napoleon and Josephine chairs given by M G Jones in 1949;
2) Illustrated London News, 17 Sep 1955. Note of M G Jones’s death on p491, given by Grace Jones;
3) Printed portraits of the Mortlocks, a Cambridge banking family;
4) 2 watercolours of Girton roses by Helen Corkery, 1969;
5) Watercolour painted by Rachel S Cook (later Mrs Scott) while a schoolgirl at St Andrews;
6) St John’s College kitchen, menu for approval, 6 July 1897;
7) Various poems by Eugenie de Kalb, some dated Christmas 1947;
8) Newspapers printed during the General Strike, 1926, presented by Mrs R E Blair (née Allen) in 1953;
9) Russian 'Calendar for Women', 3pages, 6-8 November 1977;
10) Newspaper cutting citing Queenie Leavis on receptiveness of reading public to literary merit, 1981;
11) Commemorative newspapers presented by Lady Jeffreys in 1978; includes 'A Short History of Whitelands College, 1841-1947' by D A Counsell, [nd].









Dates

  • 1897 - 1981

Extent

1 archive box(es) (1 box) : paper

Language of Materials

English

Originator(s)

Various

Finding aid date

1998-09-03 10:23:18+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Girton College Archive Repository

Contact:
The Archivist
Girton College Archive
Huntingdon Road
Cambridge CB3 0JG United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 338897

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