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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)CLM/2/21
TitleDiary, 1901-1905
LevelItem
Date1901-1905
Extent1 vol
DescriptionDiary, 2 October 1901 - 1 July 1905.

Entries arranged by week 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 Divinity Lectures, 21 October 1901 and June 1905, and Westfield's recognition as a School of the University of London in the Arts, 1 October 1902,

Also includes her relationship with Effie [Stephanë Anthon] including her ill health 4 November 1901 and 7 February 1904, and having her portrait completed at the Joy Studio, April 1903.

Also includes visits to places such as Aldeburgh, Wimbledon, Perranporth, Belstead, Oxford, Swanage, Girton and Wales.

Mentions contemporary events such as the end of the Boer War, 1 June 1902.
Access StatusOpen
Persons
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/34Maynard; Constance Louisa (1849-1935); Mistress, Educational pioneer