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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)CLM/2/3
TitleDiary, 1872-1873
Extent1 vol
DescriptionDiary, 13 July 1872 - 7 December 1873.

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 the Lake District, and Tilney.

Includes her leaving home to begin at Hitchin College [Girton], 19 October 1872, moving to Cambridge and becoming Girton in 1873.

Details of activities at the college, and of her companions such as Isabella Gamble, and Frances Dove, and the work being completed.

Includes details of visits home.

Mentions contemporary events such as a debate on the Deceased Wife's Sister Bill, 9 March 1873.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/34Maynard; Constance Louisa (1849-1935); Mistress, Educational pioneer