'Celebration books', scrapbooks compiled by Mrs Coker, containing letters, drawings, photographs, postcards, invitations, menus, programmes and other souvenirs of her activities and friends, 1913-78, with an index volume for 1913-50. The volumes relate to Mrs Coker's life at Downe House School, Kent, 1913-14, and then partly at Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire, 1913-20, Sutton Valence, Kent, 1920-3, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, 1926-30, and Bicester, 1930-78, and partly abroad in various countries.
Scrapbooks compiled by Mrs M.R. Coker of Bicester House, Oxfordshire
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1022-1061
- Dates of Creation1913-78
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description40 shelfmarks
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Administrative / Biographical History
Mrs M.R. Coker of Bicester House, Oxfordshire.
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The volumes were bequeathed to the Library by Mrs M.R. Coker, 1978.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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