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Archive relating to events at St. Hugh's College, Oxford, following the dismissal of Cecilia M. Ady

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Archive relating to events at St. Hugh's College, Oxford, following the dismissal of Cecilia M. Ady, history tutor, including:
  1. letters and papers collected by Walter Frank Perkins, MP, with copies of minutes of meetings of the Junior Common Room and Students' Committee, Nov.-Dec. 1923
  2. a typescript account of events at St. Hugh's, 1923-4, extracted in 1956 from the diary of Mary Perkins, President of the JCR.

Dates

  • 1923-1924

Extent

0.16 Linear metres (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 758, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 758, d. 934

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13541

Abstract

Archive relating to events at St. Hugh's College, Oxford, following the dismissal of Cecilia M. Ady, 1923-1924.

Biographical / Historical

Walter Frank Perkins (1865-1946) was a surveyor and MP, Mary Perkins (his daughter) had been President of St. Hugh's College Junior Common Room (JCR).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library in 1958.
Title
Catalogue of the archive relating to events at St. Hugh's College, Oxford, following the dismissal of Cecilia M. Ady
Status
Published
Author
Collection Level Description by Susan Thomas; EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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