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Women, 1952 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 5/45

Scope and Contents

Working papers on women and families in Britain, Europe, and the USA, covering subjects such as employment, including part-time work; the 'double burden'; girls' education; women in science and industry; feminism; marriage and single women; fatherhood; and divorce. Consists largely of press cuttings, articles, and survey data, with Mark Abrams's notes. Includes a copy of Pelican paperback 'The Captive Wife: Conflicts of Housebound Mothers' (1966) by Hannah Gavron, and typescript of a lecture entitled "Kinship and Community in East London" by Michael Young (n.d.).


  • Creation: 1952 - 1969

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


2 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 90

Finding aid date

2017-02-16 16:43:23.557000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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