17 manuscript letters to her daughter Elizabeth (Betty), with typescript summary notes and extracts (16 Feb. 1917-21 Mar. 1919); Picture postcard of the 1st Eastern General Hospital, Cambridge (n.d.); 2 copy photographs (n.d.); Portrait photograph (1926); 8 photographs (1903-1917); Miscellaneous ration books, cards, stamps and memoranda (9 Apr. 1918-12 June 1919, n.d.); 2 household account books (1914, 1918).
Emily MacLeod papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection DF 085
- Dates of Creation1903-1926
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box; manuscript, typescript, photographs, and a postcard Includes ration books and two household account books
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Emily MacLeod was educated at Newnham College, Cambridge, and lived in India before the First World War where her husband, R. H. MacLeod, was in the Indian Civil Service. She was involved in volunteer work and Paymaster to soldiers at the 1st Eastern General Hospital, Cambridge, in 1916.
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Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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