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From Alice Crompton (1861-1958),former student at Owens College, thanks for contribution to "Wilson Memorial" [i.e. Edith Wilson, former head of the Department for Women at Owens College]. Comments on restrictions faced by women students at Owens College in 1880s and 1890s,a nd describes the Department for Women's building in Brunswick St. as "horrible". R refers to recent death of Rev. J P Whitney, a former lecturer.

This item was not part of the original Tait colelction; it was located in the main University Archives sequence, but is clearly related by provenance [former reference: UA/17/15]