Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Zimmern 3/1/5
Scope and Contents
‘Ladies’ Clubs in London’, from Forum, 1896, pp. 684-694. Concerns the establishment and growth of ladies’ clubs in London and their various aims and objectives, often giving quite detailed physical descriptions of their layout. Includes the following:The Pioneer Club, founded 1892, and its founder, Emily Massingberd; first in Regent Street then Bruton Street, Berkeley Square; emphasises its inclusion of working women and its lack of stress on social position (members used numbers instead...