Bank of England

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the London Temporary Women's Committee and Berger's dismissal from the Bank of England. Comprises:

* Typescript of constitution for the London Temporary Women Clerks Committee, signed by NE Whittaker

* Typescript letter from Margaret Bate to Nan re Nan's departure from the Bank of England, 14 Jul 1941

* Typescript description, from memory, of Nan's interview with Mr Dascombe (an employee of the Bank of England) regarding her communist sympathies, 26 Jul 1941

* Manuscript letter from Joyce Fisher to Nancie Whittacker regarding Nancie's dismissal from the Bank of England, 7 Aug 1941

* Typescript statement from the London Temporary Women Clerks Committee regarding Berger's dismissal, 11 Aug1941

* Typescript letter from Nan to Miss Baldwin, the Controller of Women Clerks, asking to be reinstated in her job at the Bank of England, 14 Aug 1941

* Typescript letter from KH Leaud (?) to Nan denying her reinstatement at the Bank of England, 19 Aug 1941

* Manuscript letter to Nan from 'Nita' describing the conditions of the Bank of England since Nan's departure, 30 Aug 1941

* Typescript letter from the secretary of the London Temporary Women Clerks Committee to Miss Rix acknowledging that Berger's dismissal is permanent, but stating the committee's disagreement with the firing, 9 Sep 1941

* Typescript letter from Nancie Whittacker to members of the London Temporary Women Clerks Committee discussing her dismissal from the Bank of England and the committee, undated [1941]