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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)CLM/2/9
TitleDiary, 1882-1884
Extent1 vol
DescriptionDiary, 25 June 1882 - 6 July 1884.

Entries arranged by week record daily life preparing for the establishment of a Ladies College in London [Westfield College] and then the daily life as Mistress.

Includes looking for a home for the college, finding the houses at Finchley Road [Maresfield Gardens], 30 July 1882 and moving into the College, 24 September 1882.

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.

Also includes visits home and to places such as Scotland, Belstead, Wimbledon and a tour with George visiting places such as Paris, and Mürren.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/34Maynard; Constance Louisa (1849-1935); Mistress, Educational pioneer