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Guide to the Elizabeth Wilhelmina Jones Collection, 1959-1960

Summary

Harrogate College Union is the alumnae association for Harrogate Ladies' College in Harrogate, England. The Union was established in 1895. Elizabeth Wilhelmina Jones, or M. E. Jones, was headmistress of the school 1898-1935. Collection comprises materials related to a celebration, hosted by the college union in 1959, of Elizabeth Wilhelmina Jones' 90th birthday, along with items related to her memorial the following year.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11706
Title
Elizabeth Wilhelmina Jones collection
Date
1959-1960
Creator
Harrogate College. Union.
Extent
0.1 Linear Feet, 19 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection comprises materials related to a celebration, hosted by the college union in 1959, of Elizabeth Wilhelmina Jones' 90th birthday, along with items related to her memorial the following year. Includes two newspaper clippings regarding the birthday; a related luncheon invitation, menu, and college union pin; two items associated with her memorial service; and a notice regarding a memorial fund to be established in her name. In addition, there are three black-and-white photographs of the birthday luncheon and one color photograph of Jones. The rest of the collection items are mainly forms related to photographic orders.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Elizabeth Wilhelmina Jones Collection, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Collection
Folder 1
 

Historical Note

Harrogate College Union is the alumnae association for Harrogate Ladies' College in Harrogate, England. The Union was established in 1895. Elizabeth Wilhelmina Jones, or M. E. Jones, was headmistress of the school 1898-1935.


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Provenance

The Elizabeth Wilhelmina Jones Collection was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2015.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Poffinberger, February, 2019