Josephine Butler to Albert Rutson

Scope and Content

Typed copy of a letter. Written from Liverpool. She would almost venture to say buy the horse, but be sure it walks well. Miss Emily Davis wants to get up a meeting in London about her Women's College and would like her to go.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Miss Davies who 'wants to get up a meeting soon in London about her Women's College' is Miss Emily Davies (1830-1921) who devoted her life to the higher education of women and was the founder and first Principal of Girton College

Biog: Miss Emily Davies