Emily MacLeod papers

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  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection DF 085
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  • Physical Description
      1 box; manuscript, typescript, photographs, and a postcard Includes ration books and two household account books

Scope and Content

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).

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.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted


In English

Other Finding Aids

Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

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Related Material

See GS 1027: MacLeod, JD (son). See also GS 1030: MacLeod, R (son). See also DF 086: MacLeod, EA & ML (daughters). See also DF 087: MacLeod, RH (husband).

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