Diary of Eileen Nugie

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

This diary was begun by Eileen Nugie as a young woman, shortly after her 21st birthday. She maintained a daily record for more than two years of her life as a young woman from a privileged social background. She enjoyed many outdoor pursuits, including fox hunting, tennis, fives, golf, hockey, cycling and walking.

Administrative / Biographical History

Eileen F. M. Nugie (b 1883) appears to have lived in the immediate vicinity of York.

Reference: University of Birmingham, Special Collections Department, Online Archive Catalogue  (http://calmview.bham.ac.uk/). Accessed May 2002.

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Access to all registered researchers.

Other Finding Aids

A paper catalogue to file level is available in the Special Collections Department.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance in writing from the University Archivist, Special Collections. Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Special Collections will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.