Mrs Despard 4

Scope and Content

Mrs Despard's own pamphlets:

'Women's Franchise and Industry' (Women's Freedom League, undated, (before 1912), 7pp., 1d.);

'The Christ that is to be' (The Order of the Star in the East, 1917, 8pp., 2d.);

'Song of the Red Dawn' (undated., 1930s, 16pp.);

'Life, Death - and what then?' (Theosophical Society, 16pp);

'A Pioneer of the Woman's Cause' (Minerva Publishing Co., undated, pre-1914, 3pp);

'Poor Children's Welfare Settlement, Despard House, Nine Elms, SW' (1922, 14pp., 1s.) (Booklet celebrating opening of Despard House as deed of gift from Mrs Charlotte Despard, serving also as a season ticket for 1s. concerts).

Includes Teresa Billington Greig's notes on various publications of Mrs Despard, in particular her theosophical pamphlets.