Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers in relation to an article on the history of the Maths Department at Westfield College, including:

Correspondence with Professor A.G.Walker, Professor Olga Taussky, Dr J.M.Jackson, Professor Daniel Pedoe, Dr N.J.Hardiman, Dr Margaret Rayner, concerning the article.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ernst Sondheimer, Mathematician, Lecturer Westfield College, husband of Janet Sondheimer, Historian.


1 file as set out in Scope and Content

Conditions Governing Access

Open. The Archives are available for access in an Archives Reading Room located on the 2nd Floor of the Mile End Library. The Archives Reading Room is open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 10:00-13:00 and 14:00-16:30, closed on Wednesdays. Users are invited to contact the Archives in advance, so that more information can be supplied concerning archive collections of relevance to their research. Contact the Archives for more information: Archives, Mile End Library, QMUL, 328 Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS, telephone: 020 7882 3873, or For more information about the Archives see the website:

Acquisition Information

Retained in situ and then donated to QMUL in 2010.

Other Finding Aids

No additional finding aids.

Archivist's Note

Complied by Nicola Wood June 2015

Conditions Governing Use

No material may be published without the prior permission of both the copyright holder and the Library. All applications for publication must be made to the College Archivist in the first instance, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user.