Josephine Butler to Miss Ann Clough

Scope and Content

Informs her that Mr EJ Herbert, barrister, has accepted the post of Secretary to their Committee for £100. Miss Davies 'shortly and not courteously declines to have any connection with us'. Suggests various other people who might serve on the Committee.

Administrative / Biographical History

Friday morning.

'our committee' - The Committee of the North of England Council for promoting the Higher Education of Women 1869

Biog: Mr EJ Herbert; Mr Bryce; Miss E Davies; Mrs Bruce; Lady Crompton; Miss Bonham Carter; James Stuart