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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)CLM/2/18
TitleDiary, 1895
LevelItem
Date1895
Extent1 vol
DescriptionDiary, 1 January 1895 - 30 December 1895.

A formal date diary including a calendar at the front and account pages at the back, filled in by Constance Maynard.

Daily entries record daily life as Mistress of Westfield College.

Details the activities, work, health and relationships of those involved in daily life at Westfield College. Includes subjects such as staff appointments, new students, visitors, Council meetings, work in the community and degree results.

Includes details of the writing and publication of a biographical article about Constance Maynard by Anne Richardson in 'Wings' 19 January and 1 March 1895, and Katherine Tristram leaving for Japan, 2 October 1895.

Also includes visits to places such as Eastbourne, Girton, Devon, Dorset and Cornwall, Belstead, Scotland, and Moyallon.

Mentions contemporary events such as the Palestine Exhibition, 19 March 1895, and the Armenian Genocide, 25 December 1895.
Access StatusOpen
Persons
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/34Maynard; Constance Louisa (1849-1935); Mistress, Educational pioneer