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MANSBRIDGE, Elsie Maria (1918-fl 1940)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0100 KCLCA Q/PP 5
Held at: King's College London College Archives
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Full title: MANSBRIDGE, Elsie Maria (1918-fl 1940)
Date(s): 1937-1940
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 1 box, 0.1 cubic metres
Name of creator(s): Mansbridge | Elsie Maria | nče Hedin | 1918-fl 1940 | student x Hedin | Elsie Maria


Administrative/Biographical history:

Elsie Maria Mansbridge, nče Hedin, was born 1918; educated at Oaklea School, Buckhurst Hill; attended Queen Elizabeth College gaining a BSc in Household and Social Science, 1936-1940.


Scope and content/abstract:

Papers of Elsie Maria Mansbridge [1937-1940] contain notebooks and textbooks from Mansbridge's studies at Queen Elizabeth College; specifically two leather bound note books printed with 'King's College of H.&S.S.' containing physiology notes, graphs and diagrams taken by Hedin [1936-1940]; one leather bound notebook labelled 'household arts and laundry, volumetric analysis, first year degree' [1937]; one large purple bound notebook labelled 'E.Hedin 2nd year degree gravimetric analysis' [1938]; one large green notebook engraved 'sectional book' and labelled 'Hedin Physics KCHSS Group B' containing notes and diagrams. The collection also contains first, second and fourth year exam papers, 1937-1940 and books concerning household studies and chemistry, many of which were written by members of staff from King's College London.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

The collection is arranged into two sections, section one: notebooks and exam papers and section two: text books.

Conditions governing access:

Open, subject to signature of reader's undertaking form.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Director of Archive Services, King's College London.

Finding aids:

No additional finding aids exist.

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Gifted from Elsie Mansbridge to Pat Cox, Food Science Department, Queen Elizabeth College in 1986 and 1987 and transferred to King's College London College Archives.

Allied Materials

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Compiled by Samantha Velumyl.

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal Place and Corporate Names 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
January 2008

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