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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)WFD/8/5
TitlePersonal correspondence of Mary Stocks
Extent1 file
DescriptionPersonal correspondence of Mrs Stocks, prior to and after her appointment as Principal, 26 Feb 1931 - 16 Feb 1967.

Contains letters from Miss Forster, William Ebor [William Temple, Archbishop of York], the Ministry of Health, and the Broadcasting House.

Topics covered include the conferment of degrees to Mary Stocks by several universities, attendance at the memorial service of Dorothy Chapman, the importance of family in modern society, the Christian Social Council, offer of the Chairmanship of the committee set up to consider the shortage of practising midwives, and a response to a letter concerning marital conduct in plays.

Also includes a postcard to Dorothea Hope regarding comprehensive schools, 14 Apr 1953; and a tableplan for the dinner held in honour of Lady Stocks, 4 May 1966.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/30Westfield College; 1882-1989; Higher Education Institution