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Papers of Margareta (Greta) Burkill

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8433

Scope and Contents

Papers concerning Margareta Burkill’s work with German and Austrian refugee children before, during and after the Second World War. The collection includes Burkill’s memoir and some correspondence. There are also notes on the children, including details of their accommodation during the war and their later careers. Also included is material relating to the Cambridge Refugee Committee.

Dates

  • 1938 - 1984

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Readers must complete a data release form prior to consulting this collection.

Extent

5 archive box(es)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Dr J. C. Burkill of Peterhouse, 1985.

Author
Original finding aid compiled by Dorothy Owen in 1985. Online catalogue revised by Sally Kent in March 2022.
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Contact:
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