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Scrapbook of press cuttings : domestic (general)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 106 10/40
Held at: Women's Library
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Full title: Scrapbook of press cuttings : domestic (general)
Date(s): 1915-1935
Level of description: fonds
Extent: 1 volume
Name of creator(s): Not known


Administrative/Biographical history:

Not known.


Scope and content/abstract:

Scrapbook of press cuttings on women in domestic service, restaurant work, catering, household management, and related fields, 1915-1935.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access:

This collection is available for consultation. Intending readers are advised to contact The Women's Library in advance of their first visit.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Finding aids:

Collection level description available on-line on the Women's Library website

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

These cuttings may have been collected by The Women's Service Library, although the provenance is uncertain.

Allied Materials

Related material:

The Women's Library also holds the Records of the National Federation of Women's Institutes (5FWI), Papers of Ethel DM (Robin) Robson (7EDR), Papers of Margaret E Pillow (7MEP), Scrapbook [of Cecile Matheson] (10/36) Scrapbook [of Lucy Adela Jenner] (10/15), Scrapbook of Press Cuttings : domestic (general) (10/40)

The Women's Library holds the following records which as at 2008 were uncatalogued. The Records of the UK Home Economics Federation (6UKH), the Records of the Institute of Home Economics Institute (6IHE) (these two bodies merged in 2001); and the successor body the Records of the Institute for Consumer Sciences (6ICS).

Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:
This document was generated by Javascript from an HTML form which structured the input according to the elements of ISAD(G) Version 2. Collection description by Jennifer Haynes, Head of Special Collections, The Women's Library, May 2003. Fawcett Library Catalogue by Penny Baker [and VD] 28 Jan 1992. Edited for AIM25 by Sarah Drewery.

Rules or conventions:
In compliance with ISAD (G): General International Standard Archival Description - 2nd Edition (1999); UNESCO Thesaurus, December 2001; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Dec 2008

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