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Girton College, 1869-1959

Barbara Megson

Girton College, 1869-1959

an informal history

by Barbara Megson

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Published by Published for the Girton Historical and Political Society by W. Heffer in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cambridge (Firm). University. Girton College.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby B. Megson and J. Lindsay.
    ContributionsLindsay, Jean Olivia, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLF797.C35 M4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 69 p.
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5844694M
    LC Control Number62002098
    OCLC/WorldCa1133223

    Whilst working for Allies and Morrison in London, Helena Harry was the project architect for the Girton College Archive Library and reading room at Cambridge University, from inception through to completion. Built to house the College’s growing collection of women’s papers and rare books, the Girton Archive is designed to achieve the highest levels.


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R and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Girton College Archive and Special Collections encapsulate the history of the College – from its pioneering foundation in as the first residential higher education college for women, through the admission of women to the University of Cambridge in and the subsequent admission of men to the College in the s, to the forward-looking and vibrant Girton familiar to today’s.

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We have a new a range of specially commissioned Girton gifts to mark our th anniversary. Items include Clothing, Art, Music, Gifts, Books, Puzzles, Toys, Drinkware, Stationery, Scarves and Accessories.

Girton College, a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, is situated within the village. Formed in under the name of the College for Women at Benslow House, it was originally based in Hitchin, before moving to its current site inat which time it took its current name.

Until it admitted only ct: South Cambridgeshire. Girton was the UK’s first residential institution for women offering degree-level education. As a community we’re so proud of our pioneering history.

Join us to see out the year celebrations in what promises to be a spectacular, diverse and vibrant night to celebrate Girton and its extended community.

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Her nonfiction books 1869-1959 book An Atlas of Irish History, James Connolly, Victor Gollancz: A Biography (winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize), The Pursuit of Reason: The Economistand. We’d also love to receive information/updates on what our past students have been doing since leaving Girton, be it career, personal and any other achievements you are willing to share with your fellow alumni.

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Woodhead's father was a. The Lawrence Room at Girton College was published to coincide with Girton's th Anniversary.

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