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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)CLM/2/8
TitleDiary, 1880-1882
Extent1 vol
DescriptionDiary, 15 February 1880 - 18 June 1882.

Entries arranged by week record daily life working at St Leonard's School, St Andrews, as a student of Slade School of Art, London, and making preparations for establishing a Ladies College in London [Westfield College].

Includes conversations about the establishment of a Ladies College in London [Westfield College], with individuals such as Major [Charles Hamilton] Malan and Miss [Caroline] Cavendish, beginning 2 May 1880 and becoming frequent throughout 1882.

Also mentions her work as a member of the Girton Committee, her Bible classes at Belstead and work in the community.

Includes visits home and to places such as Durham, Girton, Belstead, St Andrews and a tour around France, Germany and Italy.

Mentions contemporary events such as William Gladstone winning the MidLothian seat from Conservative Lord Dalkeith in the General Election, 4 April 1880.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/34Maynard; Constance Louisa (1849-1935); Mistress, Educational pioneer