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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)CLM/2/2
TitleDiary, 1871-1872
Extent1 vol
DescriptionDiary, 19 August 1871 - 6 July 1872.

Entries arranged by week record daily life at home with her family and helping in the community. Details include the weather, their activities, her reading, and exchanges with other people.

Also includes visits to places such as Lympsfield [Limpsfield], Collingwood, Wimbledon and St Andrews, where she is given the Hitchin College [Girton], prospectus, 16 March 1872.

Mentions contemporary topics such as the Franco-Prussian war, 18 February and 25 March 1871.

Includes Constance asking her parents for permission to go to Hitchin College [Girton], 27 April 1872, a visit to Hitchin 18th May 1872, and her entrance exams 22 June 1872 with news of her results 29 June 1872.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/34Maynard; Constance Louisa (1849-1935); Mistress, Educational pioneer